CBC | World News Cholera cases in Yemen now more 200,000 2017-06-25T05:49:05.000000000-04:00 The UN health agency says there are now more than 200,000 suspected cases of cholera in an outbreak in war-torn Yemen, many of them children. Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing 153 2017-06-25T05:35:39.000000000-04:00 An overturned oil tanker has burst into flames in Pakistan, killing 153 people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel. Venezuelan president's opponents lay siege to air base 2017-06-24T19:28:20.000000000-04:00 Young protesters broke down a metal fence guarding an air base in Caracas on Saturday before being repelled by security forces firing tear gas in another day of anti-government protests in Venezuela's capital. British lawmakers hit by 'sustained' cyber attack 2017-06-24T15:10:31.000000000-04:00 Britain's Parliament was hit by a "sustained and determined" cyber attack on Saturday designed to identify weak email passwords, just over a month after a ransomware worm crippled parts of the country's health service. Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar, says UAE official 2017-06-24T13:50:26.000000000-04:00 A top United Arab Emirates official said Saturday the Arab countries isolating Qatar do not seek to force out the country's leadership over allegations it supports extremist ideology but are willing to cut ties altogether if it does not agree to their demands. Schwarzenegger, Macron riff on Trump's campaign slogan in selfie video 2017-06-24T12:42:51.000000000-04:00 Former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and recently elected French president Emmanuel Macron are showing their commitment to fighting climate change — and their condemnation of U.S. President Donald Trump —in a not-so-subtle selfie video. U.K. finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding 2017-06-24T08:58:58.000000000-04:00 Britain's fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities said 34 high-rise apartment blocks across the country had cladding that failed fire safety tests. South Korean president calls for North Korean Olympic participation 2017-06-24T08:44:07.000000000-04:00 South Korea President Moon Jae-in says he hopes to see North Korean athletes at next year's Winter Olympics in South Korea to ease tensions over the North's nuclear program. Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot 2017-06-24T07:48:05.000000000-04:00 Security forces in Saudi Arabia say they've disrupted a plot to attack the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca. Sand sculpture festival brings movie characters to Belgian beach 2017-06-24T07:02:54.000000000-04:00 A beach in Belgium has been transformed into a giant sandy gallery, featuring larger-than-life super heroes, cartoon characters and Cinderella's castle, for one of the world's biggest sand-sculpture festivals.