03/01/2011 at 11:00 AM EST
Disgraced designer John Galliano is officially out at Christian Dior, the fashion house decided Tuesday.
"In light of the deeply offensive statements and conduct by John Galliano in a video made public [Monday], Christian Dior has commenced termination procedures against him," read the announcement.
The designer, 50, after he was accused of making racial and anti-Semitic remarks in a Paris café, was originally suspended by the company
, but after new revelations (and a video
) that surfaced over the weekend, Dior was forced part ways with him.
The executives of the fashion house added Tuesday: "We unequivocally condemn the statements made by John Galliano which are in total contradiction to the longstanding core values of Christian Dior."
, 29, the current face of Dior, also released a statement
Tuesday to say she was "shocked and disgusted" over Galliano's comments.
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