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Rita Ora met by military escort as she arrives in Australia after breaching UK coronavirus guidelines

Rita Ora was met by an Army escort when she landed in Australia after violating UK coronavirus guidelines.

The 30-year-old has been given permission to leave the UK and travel to Sydney for work commitments in preparation to begin her new job as a coach on the nationwide series The Voice.

After Rita was labeled “selfish” by British police when she broke the lockdown rules with a birthday party in London’s Casa Cruz restaurant in November, the army escorted her to her quarantine hotel when she arrived Down Under.

In photos from MailOnline, the pop star currently starring in The Masked Singer UK was chased from Sydney International Airport by a member of the Australian Army.

Rita Ora was met by an army escort when she landed in Australia

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The Australian Army and Police are currently welcoming all visitors to the country and helping with luggage if necessary.

She managed to look chic yet casual in a plain white T-shirt, orange and black patterned pants, and an oversized camel coat as she marched through the arrivals.

She complied with coronavirus guidelines and wore a black face mask that also covered her neck. A black hat was stuck in the blanket.

Rita came under fire for holding a 30th birthday party in November despite the coronavirus restrictions

Rita has been holding back since she was called by the UK police

Rita has held back since she was labeled “selfish” by the British police

A source close to hitmaker I Will Never Let You Down had previously told The Sun it was “a pain” that they needed to quarantine.

The insider said, “It’s obviously a little painful, but she knows she has to do it just like everyone else.

“She’s excited to start working on The Voice, but no one is going to let her do that until she’s out of quarantine, so it’s one of those things.

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Rita is in Australia to direct The Voice's new series

Rita is in Australia to direct The Voice’s new series

“She had enough controversy after the birthday, so now all she wants is to keep her head down and get back to work.

“It’s very clear how seriously Australians take their border controls. They don’t have time to break the rules. Border officials and the military are involved – and they had to abide by them.

“She sure doesn’t want any more problems with the rules. She’s learned her lesson,” the source continued.

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Rita will join the panel of the show along with New Zealand singers Keith Urban with Australian singers Guy Sebastian and Jessica Mauboy.

She coached the UK version of the hit singing competition in 2015 and joined will.i.am, Sir Tom Jones and Ricky Wilson. However, she was the only member of the jury who did not get a candidate into the final.

The star is believed to be staying at the five-star Meriton Suits Pitt Street, ranked the 25th best hotel in Sydney with rooms for up to $ 500 a night.

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