Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) "is a viral respiratory illness that is new to humans.
It was first reported in Saudi Arabia in 2012 and has since spread to several other countries, including the United States.
Most people infected with MERS-CoV developed severe acute respiratory illness, including fever, cough, and shortness of breath.
Many of them have died."
How South Korea Is Fighting MERS - Text - 22 June 2015
South Korea Reports 16th Death from MERS - Text + Audio - 15 June 2015