Pregnant Kim Kardashian comes under fire for 'alcohol' Twitter photo, says pregnancy is hard

Pregnant Kim Kardashian caused a stir last night after a photo of her apparently 'drinking alcohol' was posted on Twitter.

Kim Kardashian came under fire after this Twitter photo last night. Copyright [Khloe Kardashian]Kim, who's pregnant with her first baby with rapper Kanye West, and her sister Khloe posted a snap which showed the pair of them and their brother Rob Kardashian taking a sip of their drinks to celebrate his birthday.

Khloe Kardashian posted the photo on Instagram alongside the caption: "Turning it up for @robkardashian birthday."

Kim Kardashian then tweeted this snap of Rob's birthday festivities. Copyright [Kim Kardashian]Kim then tweeted the photo as well, but the photo quickly caused a stir amongst her followers, with many speculating whether she was drinking despite being pregnant.

One commenter said: "I thought Kim was pregnant ... Why is she drinking"

Another follower said: "
Aren't you pregnant @kimkardashian? Why are you drinking?

Kim Kardashian did, however, tweet a series of old photos. Copyright [Kim Kardashian]Another chipped in with: "I hope that's not wine."

But Kim's fans were quick to jump to her defence, saying that the photo was old. Kim had tweeted a series of old birthday photos from previous years, and fans said that this was just another vintage snap.

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One follower said: "
Guys, she's not drinking whilst she's pregnant. This picture was taken a while back.

Phew.

Kim Kardashian was pictured arriving into LAX last night. Copyright [Splash]The controversy comes just as Kim revealed that she's finding her pregnancy tough.

She revealed: "
It's a little painful. I've gotten sick a couple times. It's getting a little bit more difficult [to get around]. I like to be active but I've been chilling out. I took a week off, just to rest and it was amazing."

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