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Saudi Arabia announces nine new MERS cases as Yemen reports its first.
All told, officials report 10 new MERS cases, 3 fatal.
The patients are all from Jeddah; the WHO, meanwhile, confirmed 5 other cases.
A Saudi emergency department was closed for disinfection over MERS concerns after recent cases.
The 5 cases were in Kuwait, the UAE, and Saudi Arabia; 2 proved fatal; and 1 involved contact with camels.
The man owns a farm and is hospitalized. The WHO also confirmed 2 other cases.
Researchers say that MERS-CoV, or a closely related virus, existed in camels in the UAE in 2003.
The wife of a MERS patient from UAE tests positive, and the WHO confirms five Saudi cases.
The WHO's emergency committee decided not to call MERS a public health emergency at this point.
MERS-CoV has struck three family members, one fatally, and was found in camels linked to patients.
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