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[Belarus, Ukraine] Smugglers try to smuggle 300 bags full of cigarettes from Zakarpattia region to Slovakia

"All cigarettes were made in Belarus (Grodno tobacco factory Neman) […] The finding of the cigarettes indicates insufficient control on the Ukrainian-Belarusian border," the report says.
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Jul 27, 2015 10:57
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Belarus against tobacco for World No Tobacco Day

Ministry of Health of Belarus conducted a national information and education campaign, called "Belarus against tobacco", between 11 and 31 May 2015. Culminating in World No Tobacco Day on 31 May, the campaign activities included:
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 21, 2015 16:28
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[Belarus, Europe, Pakistan, UK] Black market tobacco figures spark dispute

The study was commissioned by the tobacco industry and it examines the black market not just in the UK but across the whole of the European Union. But the report has sparked a major controversy with anti-smoking lobby groups accusing the companies of fu
Western Daily Press (uk)
added Jun 5, 2015 05:21
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[Belarus, Ukraine] Two dead after plane carrying 'cigarette smugglers' crashes into house while flying low 'to avoid radar'

A plane police say was attempting to smuggle thousands of packets of cigarettes into Europe has hit a power line and crashed, killing at least two people on board. It is believed the Antonov An-2 multi-role light utility biplane was flying low in order
The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 6, 2015 16:33
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[Belarus, Germany, Poland, Russia] Bark to the drawing board! Crooks are caught out after trying to smuggle cigarettes out of Ukraine by hiding them in hollowed out tree trunks

Russian smugglers came up with an original way to bring cigarettes into the West by hiding thousands of them inside hollowed out tree trunks. The cigarettes had been manufactured in Belarus and were heading to the address of a private company in Poland f
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:56
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Belarus approves tobacco quotas for 2015

approved the quotas for the production of tobacco goods to be sold in the country in 2015 at last year's level which was 30 billion pieces, reads Resolution No. 1260 of the Council of Ministers dated 30 December 2014, BelTA learned from the press service
Belarusian Telegraph Agency (BelTA) (by)
added Jan 6, 2015 18:14
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Eurasian Customs Union of Russia, Kazakhstan, and Belarus to implement regulations on the packaging and labeling of tobacco products from 2017

as of January 2017 strong, uniform packaging policies will be in place in three countries covering 170 million people in our Region. In addition Armenia and Kyrgyzstan will also implement those regulations once they attain full membership of the Customs
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 1, 2014 13:29
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Do Belarusians Need Democracy To Live Longer And Healthier?

The shrinking pool of Belarusians is in part driven by a high death rate. ... The country has the highest share of young cigarette smokers in the post-Soviet space... On the other hand, the Belarusian government keeps alcohol and cigarette prices low.
Belarus Digest (by)
added Oct 6, 2014 12:36
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[Belarus, Eastern Europe, Russia, Ukraine] 10 countries where people smoke the most

Nearly 20% of the world’s adult population smokes cigarettes, according to TobaccoAtlas.org. Smokers consumed nearly 5.9 trillion cigarettes in 2009 (the year for which the most recent data is available) — representing a 13% increase in cigarette consump
CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 22, 2014 12:38
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[Europe] The Tobacco Curse: Why Belarus Smokes And Smuggles Cigarettes

More than 65% of Belarusian university and high school students smoke... Belarus offers perhaps the cheapest cigarettes in the EU neighbourhood. They cost about 13 times less than in other European states. For example, in 2012, the price for a pack of Ph
Belarus Digest (by)
added Jul 21, 2014 20:29
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