Via the KSA MOH MERS page: Health: Registration 6 cases of infection (Corona) new in Jeddah. The Google translation:
In the context of the work of epidemiological investigation and ongoing follow-up carried out by the Ministry of Health for the virus, "Corona" that causes Acquired Middle East respiratory MERS CoV Ministry announces the registration of six cases of HIV infection in Jeddah.
first citizen at the age of 54 years, and receiving treatment intensive care.
and the second citizen of the age of 52 years old, has passed away, may he rest in peace.
third of a resident at the age of 41 years old, and his condition is stable.
fourth of a resident at the age of 54 years, and his condition is stable.
fifth citizen working field of health, and at the age of 28 years, and his condition is stable.
sixth resident works for the health field, and at the age of 35 years old, and his condition is stable.
were examined 200 samples, have demonstrated passivity, except as noted above.
The Saudi tally is now 205 cases and 71 deaths. We continue to see healthcare workers among the cases, which says something about infection control in Jeddah. I just hope the Saudis are telling WHO more about these cases than these detail-free statement, and that at least one of the cases can be traced to a distinct non-human source.