The 23-year-old actor has been having relationship troubles with the 20-year-old singer and now wants so time away from her to sort his head out.
A source told People magazine: “Liam did fly home to Australia so they could have a break. He has been spending time with his brother Chris, with whom he is very close.
"Miley is still upset with Liam. She took her engagement ring off to make him mad.”
However the source also claims that the break doesn’t necessarily mean a break up.
We don’t know, when Ross and Rachel went ‘on a break’ in Friends it didn’t end well.
The source continued: “But, it doesn't mean that they have split. Miley says they are still together.
"Miley is crazy about Liam, but sometimes doesn't treat him great. She likes things her way and tends to play games.
“Liam is also a strong person and that's why they often butt heads."
Miley took to Twitter earlier this week to dismiss rumours that the two had called their enagment off, citing that she was ‘sick’ of the stories about their relationship.
She tweeted: "I am so sick of La. And sick of the lies that come with it. I didn't call off my wedding. Taking a break from social media. #draining"
However, the source dismissed these rumours, stating that the two are simply good friends.
The insider explained: "[They] used to go clubbing together in Los Angeles. They have been friends for a while.”
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