(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 8, 2015, a student has her temperature taken by a teacher outside the Sungshin elementary school in Seoul. AFP PHOTO / Ed Jones / FILES
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South Korea said Tuesday it is now virtually free of the deadly MERS virus that killed 36 people and sickened nearly 200 since an outbreak was declared in May.Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn in a government meeting urged people to return to normal as the country hasn't seen a new MERS case in more than three weeks. The MERS virus belongs to the family of coronaviruses that includes the common cold and SARS, and can cause fever, breathing problems, pneumonia and kidney failure.
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