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  6/1/2014, Sivan 3, 5774

Mers Virus Spreads to Algeria


Algeria’s Health Minister reported that two cases of the Mers Virus were diagnosed in the country. Two men, aged 59 and 66, who recently visited Saudi Arabi have been identified as suffering from the virus.

Two days ago, the first Iranian casualty of the virus was announced. 187 people have died from the Mers virus in Saudi Arabia since the onset of the virus in 2012.