Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West, asks for joint custody of kids

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Reality TV star Kim Kardashian has filed for divorce from her husband, Kanye West.

The US Celebrity couple was married for six years. The US celebrity couple divorce proceedings come just weeks after US media reported the pair were living separately and going through counseling dealing with regular relationship issues.

As per the US Media Reports Kim Kardashian has asked for joint custody of the couple’s four children, it added, with her lawyer Laura Wasser reportedly handing in the divorce papers Friday.

Kanye West has opened up about his struggles with bipolar disorder. In July last year the mercurial entertainment mogul launched a bid for the US presidency with a rambling speech during which he revealed he had wanted to abort his daughter, and broke down in tears.