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Despite MERS Outbreak, Normal Life in Seoul Goes On

South Korean health officials say the number of confirmed cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) rose to 95 Tuesday, with seven confirmed deaths. Just two weeks ago, there were four confirmed cases. But despite the spread of the deadly virus and a drop in tourism, the outbreak has not significantly altered daily life in the South Korean capital city. VOA’s Brian Padden reports from downtown Seoul.