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Disease claims life of health worker

DUBAI:

An expatriate health worker has died from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) and five others have been infected in the United Arab Emirates, the state news agency has reported. The cases follow Saudi Arabian reports this week that two deaths and nine other cases of infection had been reported there, including among hospital staff.

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