General secretary of the Presidency Ugo Zampetti announces the resignation of Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has resigned according to the president's office.
Renzi pledged to leave office if he lost Sunday's referendum on constitutional reforms. Nearly 60 percent of voters went against the incumbent prime minister.
TRT World's Giorgia Orlandi reports from Rome.
Source: TRTWorld and agencies