May 2, 2014

Saudi Arabia finds 26 more cases of MERS; Egypt reports first

Saudi Arabia said on Thursday the total number of cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, an often deadly new disease, had nearly doubled in the kingdom in April with 26 more infections reported on Tuesday and Wednesday. The first case of MERS in Egypt ...

Nov 9, 2013

Saudi Arabia reports two new cases of MERS virus

Saudi Arabia has recorded two new cases of the MERS virus, the health ministry said Saturday, a day after authorities in neighboring Qatar reported one new case. Saudi Arabia so far accounts for 52 of 127 deaths worldwide from Mers, and Qatar for another ...