50 year-old designer John Galliano was suspended by Dior, after he was accused of assaulting a couple and making antisemitic insults following drinking in Paris bar. After working in the Dior fashion house for more tan 14 years, he is now suspended from all duties.
"The House of Dior declares with the greatest firmness its policy of zero tolerance with regard to any antisemitic or racist statement or attitude,"
the head of Dior, Sidney Toledano, said in a statement.
Galliano was to present his Autumn-Winter collections for both Dior & his own label in the upcoming Paris Fashion Week.