"However in a way this amounts to a pyrrhic victory
, and we will not stop campaigning for government to freeze, if not reduce, this rate of tax on insurance for the remainder of this parliament," he added.
"It's more a pyrrhic victory
because if you noticed the court decided that the proclamation issued by the President is valid.
Panelo claimed the court's decision was a Pyrrhic victory
' for Trillanes.
'Datuk Seri Najib Razak's highly-funded strategists have at least vindicated themselves - managed to win in the Umno elections yesterday after they had been given a drubbing in the 14th general election though it is likely to be a pyrrhic victory
,' Lim said in a statement.
Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose has told former Governor John Kayode Fayemi not to celebrate yet as his victory at the rescheduled governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress held on Saturday is a Pyrrhic victory
When the flag is finally lowered in Brussels the silent majority will have won a pyrrhic victory
I request all protagonists to exercise utmost caution, as whichever side wins will have a pyrrhic victory
. The politics of revenge will return (pun intended) with vengeance.
Unless substantial changes are made, passing the current widely unpopular tax reforms will bode for unprecedented voter backlash in upcoming elections, likely proving its passage to be a Pyrrhic victory
The victory won with conflicts and incidents is a Pyrrhic victory
. We don't need a Pyrrhic victory
," Vinca says in his written statement to Lajm.
Has he ever heard of a Pyrrhic victory
? So one example will suffice.
The AKP's victory is a Pyrrhic victory
. It is hollow and flimsy, as Kadri GE-rsel put it.
Sweden, March 29 -- For several reasons, the UNHRC adoption of the resolution against Sri Lanka is a pyrrhic victory
for those who voted for it.
MANILA -- What the government has won by crushing Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) rebels in Zamboanga City is a Pyrrhic victory
, a peace activist said on Friday.
In his first remarks since being asked to form a government by President Giorgio Napolitano, Letta said his "surprise" at being nominated was "equal to the profound sense of responsibility that I feel weighing on my shoulders." He is expected to lead the PD into a coalition with Silvio Berlusconi's conservatives and centrists led by outgoing premier Mario Monti - an outcome his party had resisted with all his might since a pyrrhic victory
in February elections left it short of a clear parliamentary majority.
Like a pyrrhic victory
, the reward is greatly outweighed by the effort and consequences.