President Obama's "Arab spring" speech
President Obama will lay out a vision for his policy toward the Middle East at 11:40 am ET.
In his much-anticipated "Arab spring" speech, President Obama will try to reset relations with the Middle East, but his outreach could falter amid Arab frustration over an uneven U.S. response to the region's revolts and his failure to advance Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking. www.reuters.com
SEOUL North Korea has criticized U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton's "nonsense" call for Pyongyang to show that it’s serious about giving up its nuclear weapons, the second time it has criticized a leading U.S. official in less than a week.