Thailand took four days to confirm first MERS case, 59 being monitored

Thai hospital staff work in the isolation ward where a 75-year-old man from Oman was being treated for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) at Bamrasnaradura Infectious Diseases Institute in Nonthaburi province on June 19, 2015. AFP PHOTO / Pornchai KITTIWONGSAKUL





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