Tear Gas Used to Break Up Kim Kardashian Protests in Bahrain

Kim Kardashian

Socialite and reality TV star Kim Kardashian traveled to Kuwait and Bahrain to promote the opening of a Millions of Milkshakes shop there on Saturday. But her trip to the Middle East was not an uneventful one.

The AP reports that Bahraini police were forced to fire tear gas canisters into angry crowds of protestors who were offended by the very presence of Kardashian and her ilk.

“Syria receives martyrs while Bahrain receives whores,” read one banner, according to CNN (via The NY Post’s Page Six).

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