4th MERS Victim in S. Korea

4th MERS Victim  in S. Korea4th MERS Victim  in S. Korea

South Korea has confirmed the death of a fourth victim of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS. Hundreds of schools have been closed, DW reported. The latest victim was a 76-year-old man who had been sharing a ward with other MERS patients. The country’s health ministry said there were five new infections, bringing the total in South Korea to 41 – the largest outbreak outside Saudi Arabia.