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[Asia, Israel] Non-smokers demand smokers respect right to clean air

The vast majority of people over 65 want the government and local authorities to enforce no-smoking laws much more forcefully, according to a poll by Zeta Tooks to mark World No Smoking Day, which was held on May 31. Eighty-three percent of older people
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 2, 2014 21:48
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[Israel] SIEGEL: Ban Smoking in Hospitals? What a Novel Idea!

To Western-born Israelis, a ban on smoking in hospitals, doctors offices and health clinics might seem like a fairly obvious law. Incredibly, Israeli law currently permits smoking in open-air sections of hospitals and health clinics. Smoking is also allo
The Jewish Press
added Jun 2, 2014 13:58
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[Asia, Israel] Bill to ban smoking in stadiums passes first Knesset reading

According to the private members' bill, smoking would not be allowed except for in two groups of seats, set aside by the stadium management, and a smoking room to be used only during breaks in the game. The number of seats where smoking is to be allowed
Jerusalem Post
added May 13, 2014 11:47
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[Asia, Israel] Pharmacies that sell e-cigs or tobacco will lose their licenses

Selling tobacco products and electronic cigarettes in pharmacies is now illegal, and violators will lose their licenses to operate, The Jerusalem Post has learned. Dr. Eyal Schwartzberg, the head of the Health Ministry's pharmaceutical branch sent a dir
Jerusalem Post
added May 7, 2014 21:15
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[Israel] Health Ministry moves to ban electronic cigarettes

In issuing the ruling, the ministry said that 10 percent of high school students who use e-cigarettes had never smoked regular cigarettes before, showing that e-cigarettes have the potential to be a gateway to “the world of smoking,” according to Israel d
Times of Israel (is)
added Apr 4, 2014 17:00
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[Asia, Israel] Ban on electronic cigarettes to be voted on in 6 months

After four months’ preparation of a draft to prohibit the sale of both e-cigarettes and the chemicals that fill them, the document has been issued for the perusal of the public. Grotto hopes the document will reach the Knesset and be passed in another h
Jerusalem Post
added Apr 1, 2014 09:15
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[Egypt, Palestine] 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 14:15
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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, Israel] Bar Refaeli under fire for 'smoking baby' pic

Bar Refaeli sparked a mini-row over the weekend on her Instagram account, when she posted an old picture of herself as a baby with a cigarette in her mouth.
Ynetnews (il)
added Feb 25, 2014 15:25
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[Asia, Israel, USA] A breath of fresh air

Israel was among the first to pass legislation restricting smoking in workplaces and other public places as long ago as the early 1980s. One doesn’t suffer from secondhand smoke in elevators, cinemas, taxis, health-fund clinics, lecture halls or buses an
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 26, 2014 07:06
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