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Kanye West has been suspended from Instagram


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KanyeWest has been removed from Instagram for 24hrs for violating its harassment policy.

For 24 hours, West (who goes under “Ye”) will be blocked from posting, commenting, or sending direct messages.

For example, a spokesperson MetaCNBC was informed Thursday by Instagram’s owner, X, that West had violated its policies regarding hate speech, bullying, and harassment.

Meta didn’t reveal details about the posting but stated that West could face further legal action if he continued to offend.

CNBC did not receive a response from West immediately.

report from showbiz publication VarietyIn an Instagram photo, West claimed that he directed racial insults at Trevor Noah (“The Daily Show”) on Wednesday. This post has since been deleted.

According to reports, Noah was involved in an argument with Pete Davidson (Saturday Night Live) over the alleged slur.

Kardashian sought divorce one year ago citing inconciliable differences with West. Kardashian and West have four children. After the split, West made public criticisms of Kardashian’s marriage to Davidson via social media. He asked Kardashian to come back to him.

CNBC inquired about the time and date of suspension. Meta declined to answer immediately.