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[China, Czech Republic, Russia] Czech president says Putin ‘forbids’ Lavrov from smoking, jokes about ‘liquidating’ journalists

All three were carrying on a running joke from a visit to Moscow in 2015, when Zeman greeted Lavrov in public, pointing out that he’d already seen the Russian Foreign Minister in the smoking room with Putin publicly urging his leading diplomat to give up
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added May 15, 2017 15:13
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[China, Czech Republic] Czechia’s Zeman jokes about Putin’s 'smoking ban,' 'liquidating journalists' in meeting with Russian officials

During the "One Belt, One Road" forum in the Chinese capital Beijing, he told Lavrov "You are smoker just like me, Minister Lavrov – but your President forbids it." The response of the Russian President came quick. "I don't recommend it!" Putin said. "I
Daily Sabah (tr)
added May 15, 2017 15:11
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Russian antimonopoly watchdog accuses Forbes of advertisement law violation

The Federal Antimonopoly Service’s (FAS) Moscow directorate ruled that AC Rus Media company, founder and publisher of Forbes magazine in Russia, had violated legislation by advertising smoking products, the watchdog announced on Wednesday.... The FAS dire
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI) (ru)
added May 10, 2017 18:35
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THEROUX: What Russian TV can tell us about Russian democracy

One evening, I went to Dozhd to watch a lively debate between the unofficial leaders of the protest movement...There was something typically Russian about the moment when they all lit up cigarettes underneath a ‘No Smoking’ sign.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added May 9, 2017 20:11
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What You Need to Know About Russia's Sergei Lavrov

His only vice is smoking, even though he recently tried to cut down from 1.5 packs to four cigarettes a day. “Diplomatic discipline,” he explains. “You have to take a punch.”
Moscow Times (ru)
added Apr 26, 2017 01:21
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Russian Navy reveals world's BIGGEST nuclear submarine with TWENTY missile launchers

The submarine has combat posts, crew cabins, a swimming pool, a gym and even a smoking room inside.
The [London, UK] Express
added Apr 26, 2017 01:20
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A Former Trump Partner in a Failed Russia Deal Donated to his Inauguration

In the early 1980s, LeBow rose to fame as an investor, scooping up a diverse range of companies, including Western Union and Brigham's Ice Cream. But his most well-known investment might have been Liggett Tobacco, which led LeBow to other tobacco-related
Mother Jones Magazine
added Apr 21, 2017 17:51
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Russia's Dixy To Introduce Tobacco Shops In Moscow Stores

Russian retailer Dixy has announced a pilot project to reconfigure one of the checkout lanes in its stores into a shop selling tobacco and premium alcohol. The project has been launched in 15 Dixy outlets in Moscow, and the retailer says that product tu
ESM - The European Supermarket Magazine (ie)
added Apr 19, 2017 14:15
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Alcohol, tobacco consumption falls in 2016 in Russia

Moreover, tobacco consumption decreased by 39 percent among the adult population, it said....At the moment, Rospotrebnadzor is considering a new version of the anti-tobacco concept that equates e-cigarettes with the traditional ones.
Xinhua Newswire
added Apr 17, 2017 12:18
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[Armenia, Canada, Russia] Grand Tobacco cleared of any wrongdoing in Philip Morris lawsuit

The Armenian-Canadian Grand Tobacco Company had addressed the State Commission for Protection of Economic Competition of Armenia stating they encountered obstacles in selling their products in Russia.
Armenpress (Armenian News Agency) (am)
added Apr 13, 2017 11:13
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