Medical workers and foreigners wear masks as they leave a hospital
Five more patients in Saudi Arabia have died from the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), raising the death toll in the kingdom to 92, Saudi Health Ministry says. The ministry said in a statement on Saturday that two Palestinians and a Bangladeshi woman were among the dead. The other two were Saudis. The statement added that the deaths were among 14 new cases, which were discovered in the cities of Riyadh, Jeddah and Mecca. The ministry said a total of 313 MERS cases have been detected in the kingdom since the outbreak of the virus in September 2012. On Friday, two MERS-related deaths were announced. More