Erdogan accepts cabinet’s resignation after election

Turkish President Erdogan accepts cabinet’s resignation submitted by PM Ahmet Davutoglu

Photo by: AA
Photo by: AA

Updated Jul 28, 2015

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accepted cabinet’s resignation on Tuesday, submitted by Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu after June 7 general elections.

Davutoglu met Erdogan in presidental palace after negotiating with senior party members and ministers in the headquarters of Justice and Development Party (AK Party).

The closed-door meeting between president and PM started at 17.40 and lasted one hour.

In a written statement from the Presidential Press Center, it is announced that Erogan accepted cabinet resignation submitted by PM Davutoglu, thanking to the cabinet members for their missions so far.

The cabinet will stay on duty until the new government is formed.


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