CRYP­TIC CROSSWORD

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Finweek English Edition - - ON THE MONEY -

ACROSS

1 Red edi­tor to quit – shame! (9) 8 His High­ness, up­front in in­ter­jec­tion of in­dif­fer­ence (3) 9 Make up for­mer free­lance with al­ter­na­tive eyes, we hear (11) 11 Gas bul­lets not avail­able in Italy (7) 12 Re­la­tion gar­bled – a write-off, we hear (5) 13 The lady with the funny hat in a close-fit­ting dress (6) 15 Eye mem­brane’s feed­ing point into the nerve net­works (6) 17 Crit­i­cise list of can­di­dates for US elec­tion (5) 18 In­tel­lec­tual need­ing to be re­moved be­fore sol­diers can take part? (7) 20 Laugh about 10 re­turn­ing vol­un­teers end­ing in the emer­gency room (11) 22 No one heard from the sis­ter (3) 23 A respite from a strained re­la­tion­ship (9)

DOWN

2 In­cor­po­rate Mil­i­tary In­tel­li­gence with No. 10 (3) 3 A type of gypsy with­out ques­tion, we hear (5) 4 Trainspot­ter’s out­fit (6) 5 Cap­ture old city in at­tack (7) 6 Teacher into trans­la­tion of Greek pas­toral poet (11) 7 Call a char­ac­ter – it’s to pay for your rings (5,4) 10 Hu­mour fee­ble-minded per­son’s ex­citabil­ity (11) 11 Work with Pharaoh’s right-hand man (9) 14 Therein at the field of ac­tion (7) 16 In­ves­ti­gate dogs in lux­ury ve­hi­cle (6) 19 Bust a ring pro­duc­ing crystal (5) 21 Ran out of or­ange which up­set morale (3)

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