Saudi hospital employees wear mouth and nose masks as they stand outside the a local hospital's emergency department, on April 22, 2014 in the Red Sea coastal city of Jeddah. AFP PHOTO/STR
RIYADH: The Saudi health ministry on Saturday announced five new deaths from the MERS coronavirus, taking the country's death toll to 92.
A statement released overnight added that 14 new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome were detected in the kingdom, where the virus first emerged in September 2012.
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