President Obama has been briefed on mystery virus MERS, White House spokesman Jay Carney said at today's briefing.
Carney on MERS: The president has been briefed on this development. The CDC is taking this current situation very seriously"— Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) May 13, 2014
President has been briefed on the MERS development, Carney says— Sam Stein (@samsteinhp) May 13, 2014
#MERS: White House says Obama has been briefed and CDC is watching situation very closely.— Olivier Knox (@OKnox) May 13, 2014
CNN reported on the two individuals in America who were infected with MERS: