In the countdown to war, the aluminium tubes remained in the political spotlight and the fight between the US intelligence agencies was now on in earnest.
The countdown will resume at the beginning of next week.
A countdown is displayed over the grenade, and you see the exact trajectory it will take.
Initial data analysis performed last night showed that the countdown , engine ignition and initial phase of flight were normal.
So in the final countdown , how are they doing, and how are their support crews of officials and friends helping out with last minute preparations?
This should serve as a timely warning to all as the countdown to Hallowe'en continues.
The countdown has begun for the launch of the latest reality TV show from Endemol, the makers of Big Brother, and this really could be the one to end them all.
A clock now marks the countdown to the one-year anniversary.
Everybody was waiting: a digital clock overhead marked the minutes, repeated the countdown from 15 to the moment of decision.
In the countdown to Christmas a host of events are planned, including a new Children's Fair from November 18 to 20 in and around Parliament Street.