cut ties with (someone)

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cut ties with (someone)

To end or discontinue a relationship—romantic or otherwise—with someone or some group. Mary cut all ties with her family when she moved to New York City. The government began cutting ties with the war-torn country after its human rights atrocities came to light.
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29, NBC announced they had cut ties with the journalist after receiving a "detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace.
NEW YORK The New Yorker magazine said Monday it has cut ties with well-known political reporter Ryan Lizza for alleged sexual misconduct.
call to cut ties with North Korea after Pyongyang launched ballistic missiles on Wednesday.
Spacey's publicist cut ties with him on Thursday and it was not known who currently represents him.
Accordingly one of the demands of the four Arab states was that the Gulf nation should cut ties with Turkey known for supporting the Muslim Brotherhood group that is already labeled as terrorist group.
Six Arab nations who cut ties with Qatar last month have written to Fifa, the international governing body of football, to remove Qatar as the host of the 2022 World Cup, Fifa president Gianni Infantino has been quoted as saying.
ARAB NEWS In this June 7, 2017 file photo released by Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, left, holds the hand of Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha as he begins his mission to mediate between Qatar and the four Arab nations that cut ties with it.
Today is the last day for Qatari residents to leave UAE, after the country cut ties with Qatar earlier in June.
Well before Saudi Arabia and several of its allies cut ties with Qatar and severed air links with Doha, the results cover the April 1, 2016-March 31, 2017 period.
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Libya, and Maldives have cut ties with Qatar after it was accused of supporting terrorist groups.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Qatar protested the unjustified decision of Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates to cut ties with the country.
Although the six countries cut relations with Doha on accusations of supporting Iran, they didn't cut ties with Iran itself.
In an effort to reform its image, Jabhat Al-Nusra to cut ties with Al-Qaeda, pledges to support intersectional feminism and LGBT rights.
The comedian cut ties with Laurence Easeman when he was branded a fascist and anti-Semite by blogger Adam Ford.
Global Banking News-July 7, 2016--US banks cut ties with Belize