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[Asia, Israel] Netanyahu to Police: Because of Sinus Problems, I Couldn't Have Smoked All Alleged Cigars Gifted by Hollywood Mogul

Under questioning on suspicions of graft, Netanyahu said that due to a medical problem he cannot even put a cigar in his mouth for several months of the year, and therefore their alleged cost has been exaggerated, Channel 10 reports.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Mar 16, 2017 21:15
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[Asia, Israel] Netanyahu's doctor: Netanyahu doesn't smoke cigars

Dr. Berkowitz told Lelo Hafsaka Radio. "He hasn't smoked cigars for a long time. Even in the past, he didn't smoke a lot, for several reasons. "One of them is the problem in his nose. He has a medical problem in his nose, and it makes it hard to smoke. B
Jerusalem Post
added Mar 16, 2017 21:13
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[Asia, Israel, Mid-east] Richard Gere: Cigar gifts ‘no big deal‘ if Netanyahu makes peace

In Israel, Hollywood star says disgraced ex-PM Olmert was ‘a friend of mine’; compares current PM, US president: ‘It’s all deals to them’
Times of Israel (is)
added Mar 16, 2017 21:12
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[Asia] Pakistan to implement WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco

There will be zero tolerance against any hurdle in way to fulfil the obligations ...Tarar made this commitment during a meeting with WHO FCTC Needs Assessment Mission who called on the minister here on Tuesday. The minister told the Mission that Pakistan
Pakistan Observer (pk)
added Mar 16, 2017 19:00
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[Asia] China brushes off U.S. questions over state enterprises at WTO

The U.S. Trade Representative's report to Congress in January this year said that...China....did list 19 tobacco-exporting firms
Reuters
added Mar 16, 2017 18:41
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[Asia, Sri Lanka] RODRIGO: Curbing consumption and ‘big tobacco’ lobbies

plain packaging has not led to statistically-significant reductions in smoking. Youth smoking has not been reduced, and organised crime has an ample opportunity to undermine democratic countries and the rule of law. The saddest consequence is that if trad
Ceylon Today (lk)
added Mar 15, 2017 23:41
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[Asia, Israel] Tobacco company files suit against Health Ministry

Dubek...filed a suit in the High Court of Justice against the Health Ministry on Monday for showing “favoritism” to the international tobacco company Philip Morris, which is marketing its no-smoke heated- tobacco cigarette iQOS.
Jerusalem Post
added Mar 15, 2017 16:22
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[Asia, China] Counterfeit cigarettes burned to generate 30,000 kwh(1/4)

Fake-brand and inferior cigarettes are destroyed at a thermal power plant in Xuchang City, Central China’s Henan Province, March 14, 2017. The local tobacco monopoly bureau seized the counterfeit cigarettes in product checks since 2013. Burning of the ci
Ecns.cn (cn)
added Mar 15, 2017 16:20
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[Asia] Israel's Strategy for E-cigarettes: Sell First, Worry About Health Later

The upshot of the deceptively laconic announcement last week by the Health Ministry is that Health Minister Yaakov Litzman is shirking his duty to protect Israelis’ health. According to Litzman, pending a ruling by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration,
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Mar 15, 2017 16:08
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[Asia, China] Vapor Worldwide Opens Second Location on Maoming Bei Lu / Owner Eric Frit talks about new store, Shanghai smoking ban

To celebrate, they're giving away a free bottle of premium US made juice to everyone at the party and there will be a lucky draw as well for a chance to win some box mods, subtanks and large bottles of premium USA liquids.
CityWeekend (cn)
added Mar 15, 2017 14:50
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