In Afghanistan, US and NATO reassess their strategy amid concerns that their efforts are failing.
The US is finalizing a $15 billion aid package, Sen. John Kerry told Indian newspapers Monday.
A British seed bank worries that lack of funding will stop the work of saving the world's most diverse collection of seeds.
A growing feud between Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden's chief lieutenant, and Sayyed Imam al-Sharif, the jailed ex-leader of Egypt's Islamic Jihad, could weaken support for Al Qaeda.
The three Pakistanis and one Saudi named belong to Lashkar-e-Taiba.
Army Chief Ashfaq Kayani has been curtailing the political influence of a military accustomed to running the country.