Rihanna was reportedly asked to leave after posing for photos in front of the Shaikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. Gulfnews.com reports
that Rihanna did not have permission for the shoot. The mosque is the largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates. Gulfnews.com reports that people are allowed to take photos at the mosque, but they are asked to take them in a way that "is appropriate, and does not disrespect the religious nature of the location."
Rihanna shared a series of photographs of her posing in front of the mosque on her Instagram account, @badgalriri
. Rihanna is wearing a black outfit with a hood and bright red lipstick in the photos. She is also wearing a large statement necklace. Rihanna pretended
to sun tan in one of the photos.
that Rihanna was taking photos in restricted areas of the large mosque.