Ahmet Davutoglu

Report: Turkey's outgoing prime minister formally resigns

Ahmet Davutoglu has formally tendered his resignation as prime minister to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Dogan news agency reports.

Turkey's prime minister quits as Erdogan looks to consolidate power

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Thursday he will step down as head of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), clearing the way for him to be replaced as head of government.

Davutoglu says he's stepping down as leader of Turkey's ruling party

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Thursday he will step down as head of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), clearing the way for him to be replaced as head of government.

Turkey's ruling party meets amid doubts about prime minister's future

The Central Executive Board of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) have begun meeting in the capital Ankara, the state-run Anadolu news agency reports.

Turkey's prime minister expected to step down amid rift with Erdogan

Ahmet Davutoglu is expected to soon step down as prime minister of Turkey amid a growing rift with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkish media citing government sources reported Thursday.

Reports: Davutoglu considering resigning as Turkish prime minister

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is considering stepping down amid a power struggle with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, according to media reports on Wednesday.

Turkish prime minister rules out Islamic constitution

Turkey is not planning to introduce an Islamic constitution, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Wednesday, as a debate about the nature of the country's constitution continues to simmer...

Turkish premier: EU-Turkey migration deal is "historic day"

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu welcomes the migration deal with the Euroepan Union as an "historic day."

"Intense consultations" at EU-Turkey talks as NGOs slam migrant deal

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu was negotiating Friday a contentious new plan with the European Union aimed at stemming migrant flows, with a diplomat speaking of "intense consultations"...

Davutoglu confident of migration deal with EU ahead of talks

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu expressed confidence Friday that he could finalize a contentious new plan with the European Union aimed at stemming migration flows to Europe, as he arrived...

EU source: Davutoglu to be briefed early Friday on migration plan

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will not be briefed until Friday morning on the European Union's proposal for a joint migration deal, a source in Brussels says on condition of anonymity,...

Turkey premier points finger at Kurdish militants for Ankara blast

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu implies the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) is behind the car bombing in Ankara which killed 37 people.

Davutoglu defends Turkish record on media freedom

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu defends his country's record on media freedom, following the government's recent takeover of opposition media.

Davutoglu: Turks to get visa-free access to EU under migration deal

Turkish citizens would get visa-free access to the European Union by the end of June as part of a deal being negotiated by the two sides to stem migration flows, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet...

Turkish premier calls for "solidarity" ahead of EU migration summit

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu calls for "solidarity" before a summit with the European Union on the migration crisis, warning that the future of their joint continent is at stake.