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A member of special police force stands guard on a roof while the... News PhotoAsia,District,Election,Horizontal,Istanbul,Organized Group,Police Force,Political Rally,Politics,Prime Minister,Roof,Side View,SpeechPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPA member of special police force stands guard on a roof while the Turkish Prime Minister delivers a speech at a rally in the Kartal district at the asia side of Istanbul on March 29, 2014. Turkey gears up for local elections on March 30 ahead of a presidential vote in six months and parliamentary polls next year. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamic-leaning party, after over a decade in power, face the first electoral test following months of political turmoil, with mass street protests and a corruption scandal spread via Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. Amid an atmosphere of distrust ahead of tomorow's election with over 50 million eligible voters, the CHP and tens of thousands of citizen volunteers plan to monitor the ballot count. AFP PHOTO / OZAN KOSE (Photo credit should read OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images)