This week Kim Kardashian is believed to have filed for divorce from pro American basketball player Kris Humphries after they married just 72 days ago. Pictures have been released today of Kim without the 20.5 carat emerald diamond engagement ring and wedding ring that Kris gave to her.The 31-year-old star is believed to have cited for ‘irreconcilable differences’ after the pair wed just 72 days ago in a lavish ceremony in California, which has recently been aired on Keeping up with the Kardashians. The couple began dating late last year and announced their engagement in May. Their engagement made headlines and was also televised on the reality TV show, where Kris 26, got down on one knee spelling out “Will you marry me?” in rose petals, presenting Kim with the famous emerald diamond engagement ring.
Kim has recently been pictured turning up to red carpet events solo, sparking rumours that the couple where having relationship problems. On Saturday the star turned up solo to a Halloween Party in New York, stating “No matter what we do, there’s going to be rumours” However it seems that the speculations are true. Kim Kardashian filed for divorce yesterday after she released a statement saying that they “remain friends and wish each other the best” Kris Humphries also announced on his Twitter page “Yes @kimkardashian is filing for divorce this morning,” It seems the divorce was not a mutual agreement after Kris also stated yesterday – “ I love my wife and am devastated to learn she filed for divorce,” He also told one reporter “I’m committed to this marriage – and I’m willing to do whatever it takes to make it work.” Many rumours have been circulating that the marriage was a publicity scam and the couple have made more than double the cost of the wedding with top magazine deals and vast coverage. What are your thoughts? – leave your comments in the boxes below