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Part of the observers assess that the game between the government and the opposition is unreasonable because they only buy time and don't restore the dialogue.
The central bank can buy time for political bodies to act, but it cannot buy enough time for them not to act.'
"The regime's invitation to talks has always been on the table since long time ago since it actually wants to buy time and is not after results," Head of Bahrain's Freedom-Seeking Union Ali Fayez told FNA on Sunday.
That is the Greek politics to not solve the name issue and to buy time," Prime Minister Gruevski said after visiting the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in Skopje.
This leaves us with a pair of likely lads in the shape of MEANUS DANDY and CAN'T BUY TIME - interestingly ridden by the best two jockeys around in Ruby Walsh and Tony McCoy respectively.
O'Neill was philosophical about Don't Push It being set a stiff task, and feels Can't Buy Time may be his best chance of success this year off 10st 4lb.
Conditional jockey Richard McLernon has come in for the ride on Can't Buy Time. Paul Townend was booked for Arbor Supreme last week.
Can't Buy Time and Don't Push It are both 33-1 chances with Sportingbet to end O'Neill's hoodoo.
McCoy (left) has the choice of four JP McManus horses but is likely to partner Can't Buy Time, Don't Push It or Arbor Supreme.
McCoy's boss, leading owner JP McManus, has four entries for the world's most famous steeplechase in King Johns Castle, Don't Push It, Arbor Supreme and Can't Buy Time.
TONY McCOY is expected to ride Can't Buy Time in the John Smith's Grand National.
CHAMPION jockey Tony Mc-Coy looks set to partner Jonjo O'Neill's Can't Buy Time as he chases an elusive first success in the John Smith's Grand National at Aintree.