Eight new MERS deaths take Saudi toll to 102: Ministry
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Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 01:01
  
Jeddah: The Saudi health ministry announced eight new deaths from the MERS virus on Sunday taking the kingdom's death toll from the disease to 102.

A full 39 of the deaths have been this month, sparking growing public concern about the virus that first emerged in April 2012.

Among the latest deaths was a nine-month-old infant, the ministry said.

AFP

First Published: Monday, April 28, 2014, 01:01


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