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  1. Boosting pilgrims' safety with the latest electronic disease surveillance at the HajjRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In this Review, Professor Ziad Memish, Deputy Minister of Health for Public Health in Saudi Arabia and colleagues outline the latest real-time disease surveillance system that was recently piloted to successfully monitor and assess public health risks among the 5 million pilgrims from 184 countries during the Hajj 2012 and Hajj 2013.

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  2. The Lancet: Boosting pilgrims' safety with the latest electronic disease surveillance at the HajjRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    In this Review, Professor Ziad Memish, Deputy Minister of Health for Public Health in Saudi Arabia and colleagues outline the latest real-time disease surveillance system that was recently piloted to successfully monitor and assess public health risks among the 5 million pilgrims from 184 countries during the Hajj 2012 and Hajj 2013.

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  3. Five new fatal MERS cases reported in Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | AME Info

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  4. Pennsylvania prepares for possible MERS virus appearanceRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | PennLive.com

    In this photo taken Tuesday, May 13, 2014, Muslim pilgrims photographing pigeons wear surgical masks to prevent infection from respiratory virus known as the Middle East respiratory syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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  5. Camel Controversy: A New P.C. LowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... enough to drink camel's milk? (In fact, given the growing concerns over the deadly Thuwal Gifts in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, sells a variety of items to Muslims who attend the Islamic hajj or pilgrimage. Among other mementos, Thuwal offers a refrigerator ...

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  6. Netherlands Reports Second Case of MERS-CoV InfectionRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Infection Control Today

    ... co-morbidities and developed first symptoms, including some breathing difficulties, on May 5, 2014 in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Upon return to the Netherlands on May 10, the patient presented with mild respiratory symptoms and fever, but these were not ...

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  7. Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - updateRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | World Health Organization

    ... has co-morbidities and developed first symptoms, including some breathing difficulties, on 5 May 2014 in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Upon return to the Netherlands on 10 May, the patient presented with mild respiratory symptoms and fever, but these were ...

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  8. Saudi to ban Dutch firms: decree - Decision tied to Islam 'insult'Read the original story

    May 17, 2014 | Arab Times

    The decree bans "Dutch firms from taking part in future projects in the kingdom, whether directly or through sub-contracting," according to a chamber circular seen by AFP Saturday.

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  9. Foreign Doctors, Nurses in Saudi Arabia Could Take MERS GlobalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | Voice of America

    Muslim pilgrims wears surgical masks to help prevent infection from a respiratory virus known as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, May, 13, 2014.

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  10. What is MERS and is San Antonio at risk?Read the original story

    May 16, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... from respiratory virus known as the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Officials in Saudi Arabia are raising alarm that the kingdom is not doing enough to prevent Mecca from becoming a route for ...

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  11. Saudi Arabia: Six new MERS cases, three deaths, as of noon May 16Read the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    Via the KSA MOH English-language MERS page: MOH: '6 New Confirmed Corona Cases Recorded' .

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  12. Saudis question Mecca preparedness as MERS spreadsRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this photo taken Tuesday May, 13, 2014, Muslim pilgrims wear surgical masks to prevent infection from respiratory virus known as the Middle East respiratory syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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  13. Cleat maker's 1.5m deal supports energy projectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | The Advertiser

    ... ever invested in one new product. The firm sent cleats to the Shamiya Haram, part of the holy mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, which is being expanded to cater for more than two million worshippers. It has also worked with Siemens to make clamps for ...

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  14. Global cities gather in Toronto for summit and to launch the World Council on City DataRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Jordoncooper.com

    The University of Toronto's Global City Indicators Facility is welcoming cities from around the world to the inaugural Global Cities Summit in Toronto, where the World Council on City Data will be launched on May 15th at 12:30 pm.

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  15. Brunei gov't warns of MERS-CoV riskRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ... has advised the travelers should consider postponing their trip to perform Umrah or Hajj (pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia) at this period. At the same time, the ministry has also advised the travelers to take several precautions should they make ...

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  16. How U.S. Hospitals Are Planning To Stop The Deadly MERS VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | GPB.org

    Muslim pilgrims wears masks to prevent infection from the Middle East Respiratory syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday.

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  17. Saudi king appoints son as Riyadh governorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | The Peninsula

    RIYADH: The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia appointed his son as governor of Riyadh Province yesterday in a move that strengthens his branch of the ruling dynasty as it approaches a difficult decision over how to transfer power to the next generation.

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  18. MERS virus not yet a worldwide health emergency: WHORead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Canada.com

    A Muslim pilgrim wears a surgical mask to help prevent infection from a respiratory virus known as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday May, 13, 2014.

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  19. A Muslim pilgrim wears a surgical mask to help prevent infection... Photo-photo.5477021Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | SFGate

    A Muslim pilgrim wears a surgical mask to help prevent infection from a respiratory virus known as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday May, 13, 2014.

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  20. WHO: MERS isn't emergencyRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | SFGate

    A Muslim pilgrim wears a surgical mask to help prevent infection from a respiratory virus known as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday May, 13, 2014.

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