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[Asia, Israel, Mid-east] Foiled: Huge smuggled shipment of cigars

Ashdod's drug and tax investigators, together with Israel Police, on Sunday night discovered a raft carrying 150,000 imported cigars. Two suspects, both with outstanding criminal records, were arrested and taken for investigation by the Tax Authority.
Arutz Sheva (
added May 9, 2017 20:12

[Asia] Israeli Health Minister Concedes: Philip Morris IQOS Cigarette to Be Restricted as Tobacco Product

The Health Ministry announced on Sunday to the High Court of Justice that it is adopting the view that the new cigarettes (IQOS) produced by tobacco giant Philip Morris will be defined as a “tobacco product” and be subject to all the restrictions applyin
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Apr 6, 2017 21:36

[Asia, Israel] Justice Ministry says iQOS product will be treated as ordinary tobacco

Last week, Israel’s Justice Ministry notified the company that it accepted the position of three voluntary organizations in Israel that the product is actually a “tobacco product,” and all the restrictions that apply to tobacco products should apply to i
Jerusalem Post
added Apr 4, 2017 17:38

[USA] Israeli goes from selling cigarettes online to US federal prison

Yonatan Morgan was on his way to a vacation in the Caribbean ...Two years prior, he worked for the company Duty Free Depot located in Rishon LeZion that specializes in selling duty free cigarettes...The Israeli company avoided the tax payments by lying.
JerusalemOnline (il)
added Apr 1, 2017 21:55

[Asia, Israel] 'Glass cups' turn out to be smuggled cigars

On Wednesday, a container owned by another suspect left Ashdod carrying merchandise intended for the Haifa District Arab port city of Baqa al-Gharbiyye. A team of police officers and customs investigators found the Baqa al-Gharbiyye storage room and int
Arutz Sheva (
added Mar 29, 2017 20:41

[Asia] Israel's huge gift to Philip Morris

The Health Ministry's surprising decision to exempt the firm's new iQOS e-cigarette means it could even be sold to children.
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Mar 23, 2017 14:40


demanded strong restrictions on cigarettes, including Philip Morris’s iQOS “warmed-tobacco” cigarette...paying young Israelis to market the tobacco device..."we see Philip Morris is running a campaign to penetrate the market of teenagers, into social netw
Jerusalem Post
added Mar 21, 2017 14:38
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[Asia, Israel] PM told investigators he couldn't smoke that many cigars

Israel television channels announce that Benjamin Netanyahu told investigators that he couldn't possibly have smoked all those cigars that he received from Arnon Milchan 'due to a problem in his nasal cavity.'
Ynetnews (il)
added Mar 16, 2017 21:45

[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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