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The current transfer system is unsustainable in the long term. The Sun (2017)Officials admit that the emergency system is unsustainable in the longer term. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He inherited an unsustainable debt position and a trajectory for public spending that had to be curtailed. Times, Sunday Times (2011)To the mayhem already caused by unsustainable farming we must now add dredging. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And we would have a strong economy which did not rely totally on a corrupt banking system and an unsustainable consumer bubble. The Sun (2009)With an ageing population, this system is unsustainable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)For the politicians and many others, that is an unsustainable position. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When pushed, many politicians will admit that such sums are obscene and that the system is unsustainable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The position had become unsustainable. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A few pessimists will declare that rising demand in the capital is a precursor to an unsustainable house price spiral and a subsequent slump. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Humanity is already an unsustainable drain on the Earth's resources. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Most of us know the current system is unsustainable but we don't want it fixed with this Bill. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

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