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[Asia, Israel] Driver asked to 'stop smoking' and was attacked

Police arrested two young men aged 17 on Thursday after attacking a bus driver and a passenger during a ride. The two minors boarded a bus in Tel Aviv, sat down, lit cigarettes and began to smoke much to the dismay of the driver and passengers.
Arutz Sheva (
added Dec 20, 2015 19:14

[Asia, Palestine] Jerusalem Attacks Subside, but Not Palestinian Ire, as Israel Clamps Down

Even a cigarette is now a problem, said traders in the alleyways of Jerusalem’s Old City, who were fined by newly zealous inspectors enforcing a ban on indoor smoking....he secretly puffed on a cigarette inside a sweet shop. “It’s just to screw with us,”
New York Times
added Dec 16, 2015 22:35
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[Asia, Israel] Haifa authorities prevent attempt to smuggle 1000 cigarette packages

The smuggler, who works by unloading cars from ships, tried to escape from his vehicle. He was caught after leading authorities on a chase for several kilometers. The investigation found another 1,000 cigarette packets hidden in new cars on the ship whe
Arutz Sheva (
added Dec 7, 2015 21:40

[Asia, Israel] Smoking prevention council head: state’s anti-smoking efforts increasingly ineffective

Amos Hausner, head of the Israel Council for the Prevention of Smoking... The state doesn’t invest at all in smoking prevention; the ministry must demand tens of millions of shekels from the Treasury for education, anti-smoking advertisements and enforce
Jerusalem Post
added Oct 21, 2015 14:54

[Asia, Israel] Hadassah orthopedists: Don't smoke if you want your broken bones to recov

Orthopedic surgeons in Jerusalem have shown for the first time that cigarette smoking is linked to a major decrease in the concentration of bone marrow progenitor cells (BMPCs) and thus cause significantly impaired healing of bone fractures and operation
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 13, 2015 12:43

[Asia, Israel] Litzman opposes ban on tobacco adverts that feature in Hassidic newspapers

Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman opposes broad legislation to prohibit tobacco advertising in newspapers...Litzman, a Gur Hassid, is known to be closely associated with Hamodia, the ultra-Orthodox daily affiliated with Gur Hassidim and his Agudat Y
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 21, 2015 16:46

[Asia, Israel] Litzman opposes ban on tobacco ads in papers

Litzman, a Gur Hassid, is known to be closely associated with Hamodia, the ultra-Orthodox daily affiliated with Gur Hassidim and his Agudat Yisrael party that publishes many tobacco ads in a “religious” context... two years ago, he came out in opposition
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 16, 2015 16:51
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Israeli police Wednesday released shocking security video of a woman setting a gasoline pump on fire in Jerusalem -- allegedly because a man refused to give her a cigarette, reports NBC News. Amazingly, no one was hurt, police said.
Fire Engineering
added Jun 5, 2015 06:27

[Asia, Israel] World No Tobacco Day to be marked on Sunday

Ariel University nutritionist: Diet of whole-grained diet bread and lots of vegetables, plus moderate exercise can prevent weight gain after quitting smoking.
Jerusalem Post
added May 31, 2015 10:11

[Asia, Israel, Palestine, USA] ARCHIVE: Health Ministry ignores bill prohibiting gifts of tobacco to soldiers

The Dubek company has in recent days paid for large newspaper ads wishing soldiers well and, showing Israel Defense Forces helmets, equated patriotism with smoking. The Post learned that two senior Health Ministry officials in charge of health promotion
Jerusalem Post
added May 31, 2015 10:09
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