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No. 638 by Cyclops
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Across
9 Boris's final "bonk trip" (7)
10/23 Political party talker for volatile type not keen on power sharing (7,5)
11 Party leader, Gerry O'Fall is done in (3,2,4)
12 See 2dn. 13 See 22dn. 15 Brucie united with Cyclops and one Bush (9)
16 Archer's achievement after start of sentence? Criminal (6)
17 Party doctrine is mostly at first lacking (6)
21 National Front sources messed about with a belief? It's beyond words (9)
23 See 10ac, 25 Childish sort, a Labour leader gets to do an exhaustive amount of damage (5)
26 Got into by May over a border problem (making a meal of it)
? (5,4)
28 Temperature taken from genital area by alien for decorative work (7)
29 Nigel is incomplete, having just one ball which is a bit of a mess (7)

Down
1 American fuel disaster – that's handy! (6)
2/12/27 Merely want Trump's inauguration top wear to show "Blow me" (4,5,4)
3 Old hat to be pissed about Sun – ultimately futile (8)
4 Hollow Trump, playing with fire, has yen to scare one stiff (7)
5 Poor respect for Brenda's staff (7)
6 Condescending Poles undecided (6)
7 Critical moment when rich men cut off (6,4)
8 Co-operate after pressure to bonk and bonk again (4,4)
14 It's fine to replace name in relationship, sweet (10)
16 Asiatic transport around Cambodia's capital is a persistent pain (8)
18 Seedy old Labour minister, somewhat at sea (8)
19 Forestall Republican getting out of abortive fiasco (7)
20 Complains about Latin international leader's views (7)
22/13 As Cyclops might clue cruel, sordid profit (6,5)
24 Kavanaugh officially tops? Cripes – about time to do some brown-nosing! (6)
27 See 2dn.


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