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Hospital at centre of South Korea's Mers suspends services as death toll reaches 15

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The Samsung Medical Center said it was suspending all non-emergency surgery and would take no new patients to focus on stopping Mers.

Seoul

A SOUTH Korean hospital suspended most services on Sunday after being identified as the epicentre of the spread of a deadly respiratory disease that has killed 15 people since being diagnosed in the country nearly four weeks ago.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called