UK’s Development Minister meets with Somalia president
MERS was initially discovered in humans in 2012 as one caused by a coronavirus from a similar viral family which caused the fatal SARS outbreak in China in 2003. Over 700 Saudi Arabia residents contracted the virus and 292 were killed, based on the figures from Saudi Health Ministry.
"We do have suspicions that the disease may have been imported through camel trade from the Horn of Africa, but we haven
UK Minister Mitchell praised the Somali government and its people for their courage and commitment to fight against Al-Shabaab and progress in debt relief through economic reforms.