1. This happened yesterday. Eight minutes later, the tweet was deleted.
TMZ quotes “a source close to the situation” who says Rihanna was “reading about the Middle East conflict online when she clicked a link. The next thing she knew … her fans were asking her why she was pro-Palestine.” According to the source, “She didn’t even realise it was a tweet until she started hearing from her fans.”
3. Anyway, she’s now tweeted this.
Here’s BuzzFeed’s latest report on the situation.
This post has been corrected to remove phrasing that was copied from BBC.