A giant Turkish flag covers the crowd while Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers a speech during an election rally in Istanbul on March 23, 2014. Turkey's defiant Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan launched a blistering new attack on social media on March 23 after his government banned Twitter just days before crucial local elections. AFP PHOTO/OZAN KOSE        (Photo credit should read OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images)