Headlines Tagged with Palestine — 64 headlines found
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.
Mar 3, 2014 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 26, 2014 10:55
A Palestinian smuggling ring that includes a supporter of convicted terrorists made millions selling tax-free cigarettes in the city and upstate ... Law enforcement sources told The News some members of the group may have ties to Hamas and Hezbollah.
May 16, 2013 New York Daily News
added May 16, 2013 03:35
Jan 3, 2012 Xinhua Newswire
added Feb 4, 2012 00:00
[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
Jul 23, 2014 Jerusalem Post
added May 31, 2015 10:09
New York authorities on Thursday will announce the arrest of 16 people in a cigarette smuggling ring that included three men who had been under scrutiny because of suspected links to Islamic militant groups, a law enforcement official said. The announcem
May 16, 2013 Reuters
added May 16, 2013 14:39
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,”
Dec 15, 2015 New York Times
added Dec 16, 2015 22:35
"I wish I could give up smoking - not for my health, but because the government imposes such high taxes on tobacco," Ahmed tells The New Arab. He smokes two packs of cigarettes a day. "These taxes are the reason why I'm drenched in debt."
Mar 13, 2018 The New Arab (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 22:24
A UN-funded Palestinian NGO has performed a puppet show for children in East Jerusalem. The message: put down the cigarette and pick up a machine gun to fight the Jewish enemy.
Jun 13, 2012 RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jun 13, 2012 18:26
With high unemployment in the occupied West Bank, Palestinians are turning to the informal tobacco market, in which the required water - restricted by Israel - to cultivate is low and demand is high.
Jul 14, 2018 Al Jazeera
added Jul 16, 2018 15:51
Jan 3, 2012 China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Jan 3, 2012 00:00