Headlines Tagged with Syria — 122 headlines found
Conclusion: Results indicate that daily waterpipe users, compared to never-users, have higher BMI, translating into 6 extra kilograms of weight on average, and are 3 times as likely to be obese.
Aug 5, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 5, 2014 12:19
In a major coup for public health and safety the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has banned smoking, alcohol, and guns in the provinces it conquered just days ago, the International Business Times reports.
Jun 13, 2014 The Daily Caller (blog)
added Jun 17, 2014 00:57
the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham has issued statements in Raqqa banning music and smoking and imposing the full-face veil on women.
Jan 20, 2014 Al-Monitor
added Feb 13, 2015 16:48
Fighters in Syria are shooting pregnant women to kill their unborn babies and are then awarded cigarettes if they 'hit the correct targets', a British surgeon has claimed. Dr David Nott, who has been volunteering in Syria, described the deliberate attemp
Oct 20, 2013 Business Standard (in)
added Oct 20, 2013 15:37
Mr. Lavrov, a chain-smoker, is known as an old-school diplomat. He flatly ignored an effort by Secretary General Kofi Annan to ban smoking in the United Nations headquarters, saying Mr. Annan did not own the building. He enjoys whiskey and cigars, and his
Sep 17, 2013 New York Times
added Sep 17, 2013 04:57
When New York City instituted a ban on indoor smoking in 2003, United Nations officials told everyone working in the East Side headquarters to comply. Sergei Lavrov, Russia’s then-UN ambassador, was having none of it. Lavrov kept right on smoking cigaret
Sep 11, 2013 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Sep 13, 2013 02:01
Syrian 7 year old..... is that his school in the background? I find this photo forbidding, distrubing and tragic.
Mar 31, 2013 Democratic Underground
added Apr 1, 2013 09:18
In the video footage, Ahmed is seen lounging against his chair, holding his cigarette with the ease of a chain smoker. His expression is unsmiling and uncaring. His eyes stare blankly, telling the story of his lost youth.
Mar 30, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 2, 2013 12:54
Ahmed’s right hand rests casually on the butt of his AK47; in the fingers of his left hand a cigarette smoulders as he stands before a makeshift rebel barricade in one of Syria’s main cities.
Mar 29, 2013 Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 29, 2013 14:34
The portrait captures so much in just one image: the bravado of boyhood, youthful vulnerability and the sadness of wars forcing children to grow up too soon.Â
Mar 29, 2013 msnNOW.com
added Mar 29, 2013 14:28