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[Germany] Helmut Schmidt’s last cigarette: Europe has lost a voice of reason

While the rest of Western Europe has clamped down vigorously on the ‘evil weed’, Germans have been less totalitarian. Any weekend visitor to Berlin can confirm that 'no smoking' signs are generally more ornamental than practical.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Nov 11, 2015 16:55
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[Germany] Former German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt, who smoked 60 a day since he was a teenager, dies in hospital aged 96

Helmut Schmidt was the only person in Germany allowed to smoke on live television such was his standing in the eyes of his countrymen
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 11, 2015 00:21
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[Germany] Helmut Schmidt, a man of will and cigarettes

Die Zeit, where he took the role of joint publisher. He kept day-to-day control and continued working in the paper’s offices until well into his 90s — always wreathed in a cloud of cigarette smoke. He was, perhaps, Germany’s most famous and defiant smoker
Politico
added Nov 10, 2015 21:41
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[Europe, Germany] Helmut Schmidt, Assertive West German Chancellor, Dies at 96

(Meanwhile, a cigarette smoker almost to the end of his life, he was the only public figure in Germany allowed to disregard smoking bans.)
New York Times
added Nov 10, 2015 15:09
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[Europe, Germany] 'E-cigarettes must be treated like tobacco cigarettes'

E-cigarettes will no longer be sold to children and adolescents, according to a new draft law in Germany. And rightly so, says Martina Pötschke-Langer of the German Cancer Research Center.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Nov 9, 2015 16:25
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[Germany] Tobacco advertising could disappear by 2020

Documents seen by the Rheinische Post (RP) reveal plans agreed between the Chancellery and the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (BMEL) to end advertising at transport stops and on Litfaßsäulen (columns with space for advertising post
The Local.de (de)
added Nov 9, 2015 16:22
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[Syria] Refugee crisis set to boost Germany's struggling tobacco industry

Germany's open-door refugee policy may add 810 million cigarettes to the country's annual consumption this year...Many of the refugees are fleeing war-torn Syria, where 48 per cent of men smoke,
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Nov 6, 2015 21:02
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Tobacco Atlas Germany 2015: New data, new facts (PDF)

In Germany, 121,000 people die from the consequences of smoking each year. This means that smoking is implicated in 13.5 percent of all deaths. The death rate from smoking is higher in the north of Germany than in the south of the country. These regional
German Cancer Research Center
added Nov 14, 2015 13:39
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[Europe, Germany] Study finds Berlin and Bremen states top list for smoking-related deaths

A new report has found the northern states of Berlin and Bremen have the highest rate of smoking-related deaths. Overall, however, smoking has declined over the past several years. The results were published in the Tobacco Atlas 2015, released on Tuesday
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Nov 7, 2015 20:09
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Tobacco use among prison staff in Germany: a cross-sectional study

European Journal of Public Health
added Oct 24, 2015 12:08
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