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[Israel] Police investigating toddler's death from nicotine overdose

Authorities look at possible negligence after two-year old fatally drinks liquid refill for electronic cigarette
Times of Israel (is)
added Jun 4, 2013 17:45
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[Israel] J'lem to forbid cigarette ads during Formula 1 race

Health Ministry to remind sponsor Philip Morris "to act according to the law."
Jerusalem Post
added May 21, 2013 13:39
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[Israel] Expert: Organized tobacco's days are numbered

It is inevitable that “the days of organized tobacco around the world are numbered” as exemplified by the declaration of the government of New Zealand, which will be smoke free by 2025 along with a growing number of other countries.” This was the surpri
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 16, 2012 18:39
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Smoking Behavior Change During Compulsory Military Service in Israel, 1987–2011

Military tobacco control policy is an important contributor to longevity among service personnel, and population-wide mortality in countries with compulsory service. The increased smoking prevalence among military personnel, and increases in smoking duri
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 24, 2017 05:25
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[Asia, Israel] Call made for regulation, taxes, no-smoking law enforcement for ‘e-cigs’

The Israel Cancer Association on Monday castigated the world’s largest international tobacco company – Phillip Morris International – for introducing a non-burning “cigarette alternative” that the company claimed was safer than tobacco. After seeing the
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 26, 2016 16:56
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[Egypt, Palestine] 2 hurt as Israel navy targets Gaza-bound tobacco boats

Two Palestinians were wounded on Wednesday when Israeli navy vessels destroyed two Gaza-bound boats smuggling cigarettes and tobacco from Egypt, Palestinian and Israeli sources said.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 26, 2014 10:55
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[Asia] Widow loses legal battle against Israeli cigarette company

A woman whose husband died of lung cancer is appealing to the Supreme Court after she was ordered to pay hundreds of thousands of shekels in court costs imposed to the Dubek tobacco company. Tel Aviv District Court rejected her lawsuit against Dubek, w
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Dec 9, 2013 20:07
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[Israel] Cigarette duty-free allowance halved

From April, only one packet of duty-free cigarettes will be allowed.
Globes/Israel's Business Arena
added Feb 14, 2013 21:33
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[Asia, Israel] 'The Chief of Staff wants a smoke-free army'

When the current contract expires at the end of the year, cigarettes will no longer be sold at Shekem (the IDF canteen chain). It is expected that soon afterward they will no longer be sold at training bases or any IDF base. During the discussion, the u
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 12, 2017 09:30
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[Asia] BREAKING WITH WESTERN WORLD, ISRAELIS SMOKE MORE IN 2016 THAN EVER BEFORE

The smoking rate among Israelis over the age of 21 has risen for the first time in 29 years to 22.5%, an increase of 12.5%.... 31.1% of men and 15.8% of women use tobacco. An estimated 1.2 million Israelis smoke.
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 1, 2017 22:19
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