LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Actors Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck say they've decided to divorce after 10 years of marriage.

Jennifer Garner (L) and husband Ben Affleck arrive at the Oscars (Jason Merritt, Getty Images)

The couple announced in a joint statement Tuesday that the decision comes after careful consideration. They say they remain committed to co-parenting their three children, Violet Affleck, Seraphina Rose Elizabeth Affleck and Samuel Garner Affleck.

The couple say that their statement will be their only comment on the matter.

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