I've just finished it but had reservations about being the first to post a thread! I had concerns about floe
too but Jolene has come to the same conclusion.
However, I thought 7d was a bastard of a clue! I'll be honest, I've never heard of the country and I am indebted to my electronic crossword solver for providing the answer from the checking letters. You can argue it's cheating but I can sleep soundly tonight.
Regards to you all,
Caravaggio [now returning to the evening sunshine]