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Turkey's political opposition has swept to victory in a re run of the mayoral race that you stand bull and it's still to a stunning blow to Turkey's president type %HESITATION one , the Grammy mama %HESITATION of the opposition Republican people's party secured more than fifty four percent of votes in the race on Sunday with nearly full ballots open that's according to Turkish broadcasters hi , we will embrace everyone we will build the democracy in the city we will build justice in the city Sunday's victory gives him I'm Lou and even bigger margin than his narrow win in the initial disputed vote three months ago and the winning results in tens of thousands of opposition supporters into the streets in celebration the original much vote was annulled after protests from %HESITATION once conservative a cake party which claimed they'd been widespread voting irregularities the decision to re run the vote criticized widely by western governments and domestic , Turkey's high electoral board was still to announce formal results but by late Sunday president %HESITATION one had already congratulated him Mameluke on his victory end of a candidate for the ruling party wished MM Miller luck as men barely two hours after the polls closed its stand those being a long standing power base %HESITATION one but tough economic times in Turkey and a recent financial crisis have a road that support and the opposition had a strong showing even in the cities traditionally pious and conservative districts that have long been %HESITATION one stronghold Turkey's lira has been down nearly ten percent this year in pot of reelection chooses at age slightly higher off the Sunday night's results