Liam Hemsworth has said he wishes Miley Cyrus "nothing but health and happiness" following news of their split after less than a year of marriage

The actor posted a picture of a sunset on Instagram and wrote: "Hi all Just a quick note to say that Miley and I have recently separated and I wish her nothing but health and happiness going forward."

"This is a private matter and I have not made, nor will I be making, any comments to any journalists or media outlets," Hemsworth continued. "Any reported quotes attributed to me are false."

"Peace and Love," he concluded.

Following news of the couple's split, singer Cyrus posted a number of photos on social media, including one of her standing in front of mountains with the caption: "Life's a climb... but the view is great."

The singer is back working on music in the studio.

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