Turkish president accepts resignation of PM Davutoglu
Baku-APA. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and his cabinet, after the ruling party elected its new chairman, APA reports quoting “Anadolu”.
21:48 22 May
Turkey: Ruling AK Party to elect new chairman
Baku-APA. The second extraordinary congress of Turkey's ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party will be held on Sunday in Ankara's Arena sports center, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
04:49 22 May
Erdogan praises consensus on Turkish PM candidate
Baku-APA. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has praised the consensus among Turkey's ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party members regarding the candidate to be their new chairman, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
06:23 20 May
EU eyes close cooperation with new Turkish govt
Baku-APA. The EU’s foreign policy chief said Thursday that she expects the new Turkish government to endorse the EU-Turkey deal reached with the previous government and continue close cooperation to address the refugee crisis, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
23:17 19 May
Turkish president's daughter marries in Istanbul
Baku-APA. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's daughter Sumeyye Erdogan married Turkish businessman Ozdemir Bayraktar's son Selcuk Bayraktar at a ceremony in Istanbul on Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:17 14 May
Turkey reiterates support for Bosnia's EU, NATO bids
Baku-APA. Turkey will continue to support Bosnia’s EU and NATO membership bids, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Saturday, APA reports quoting AA.
23:31 07 May
EU membership is not an obsession for Turkey: deputy PM
Baku-APA. The Turkish deputy prime minister for the economy said on Thursday that the EU membership was not an obsession for Turkey, adding both sides needed each other, APA reports quoting AA..
21:10 05 May
Turkish ruling party to hold extraordinary congress on May 22
Davutoğlu will reportedly resign after saying on May 3 that he would not hesitate to “walk away from any job position.”
14:26 05 May
Turkish Lira plunges as Davutoglu said to plan stepping down
Baku. Musa Ahmadov - APA-Economics. Turkey’s lira tumbled the most in five years as Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu was said to plan to step down this month, threatening to drag the county back into the kind of political turmoil that spurred an investor exodus last year, APA-Economics reports citing to Bloomberg.
10:58 05 May
Turkish ruling party preparing to replace PM Davutoglu: officials
Baku-APA. Turkey's ruling party is set to replace Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu at an extraordinary congress in the coming weeks, officials said on Wednesday, signaling the end of his term as premier and plunging the country into political uncertainty, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:07 05 May
Turkey to destroy all terror strongholds: PM Davutoglu
Baku-APA. Turkey remains determined to destroy the strongholds of the PKK, Daesh and DHKP-C terrorist groups, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Saturday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
22:41 30 April
Azerbaijani parliament condemns Armenian provocations
Addressing the session, MP Zahid Oruj called on Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan to resign.
14:43 29 April
Suicide blast in northwest Turkey kills one, injures 20 - UPDATED
Baku-APA. A suicide blast killed one person and injured several others at the entrance of a historic bazaar in Bursa in northwestern Turkey Wednesday, the regional governor’s office said, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:29 27 April
Terrorist groups aim to isolate Turkey: Turkish PM
Baku-APA. The main aim of terrorist groups working against Turkey is to "isolate" Turkey and "waste its energy", Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
21:24 26 April
Turkey will take all measures to stop rocket fire on border town: PM
Baku-APA. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Saturday all necessary measures will be taken to prevent missile fire in Kilis, a Turkish town bordering a region controlled by Islamic State militants in Syria, APA reports quoting Reuters.
04:28 24 April
No migrant readmission agreement without EU visa liberalization: Turkish PM
Baku-APA. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Saturday Turkey's migrant readmission agreement with Europe will not be fulfilled without EU visa liberalization for Turkish citizens, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:26 24 April
Tusk: "Turkey is best example for refugee treatment"
Baku-APA. The President of the European Council Donald Tusk praised Saturday Turkey's treatment of refugees saying “it is the best example for the whole world”, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
00:20 24 April
Davutoglu, Merkel visit refugees in SE province
Baku-APA. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Syrian refugees on Saturday in Turkey’s southeastern province of Gaziantep, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
22:43 23 April
Merkel arrives in southeast Turkey to ease tensions of migrant deal
Baku-APA,. German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in a Turkish border province on Saturday to meet Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu as she works to ease tensions in the deal to tackle the migrant crisis, APA reports quoting Reuters.
20:42 23 April
Turkish PM vows to support Azerbaijan for liberation of occupied territories
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The heavy casualties sustained in the latest escalation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone signals that the status quo will not last long, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said in his speech at the PACE plenary session.
15:26 19 April