Via Tasnim News Agency: 4 Suspected Cases of MERS Infection Reported in Iran. Excerpt:
An Iranian local official said on Wednesday that 4 sisters in the country’s southeastern province of Kerman appear to have been infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona-Virus (MERS), two of whom have very likely caught the disease.
Speaking in a medical conference in the provincial city of Kerman on Wednesday, Chancellor of Kerman Medical University Ali Akbar Haqdoust said the four are taken to one of the city’s hospitals with syndromes of possible corona virus infection.
He said two of them are highly suspected to have been infected with MERS.