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[Bulgaria, Georgia (Country), Turkey] Cigarette smuggling biggest source of income for PKK

The most profitable source of income for the PKK terrorist organization is smuggling cigarettes, the recent report by Turkish security sources revealed as the report said that 80 million packets of smuggled cigarettes have been seized by the security for
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Sep 26, 2015 22:16
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[Turkey] The impact of tobacco expenditures on spending within Turkish households

households including at least one smoker spend nearly 8% of their monthly budget on tobacco, with a converse reduction in spending on food and utilities...tobacco control policies... have had limited impact on the spending patterns of smoking households.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 21, 2015 10:11
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[Georgia (Country)] Turkey in record seizure of 3.5 mn smuggled cigarette packs

hidden on trucks coming in from Georgia, the largest such seizure in the history of modern Turkey, the government said today. Five trucks loaded with the cigarettes were seized at the Black Sea border post of Sarp late Tuesday following a three-month un
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Aug 5, 2015 14:34
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Turkey ranks 8th in World Economic Forum report on smoking

In a new report from the World Economic Forum (WEF) that ranks countries based on number of cigarettes smoked, Turkey was ranked eighth, despite the government's efforts to curb smoking.
Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 21, 2015 05:20
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[Turkey] Erdoğan slams 'so-called scientists' over smoking, alcohol habits

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has vowed to relentlessly pursue his fight against smoking and alcohol consumption and criticized medical scientists and doctors who themselves smoke and drink alcohol even though it is scientifically proven that these habit
Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:43
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[Turkey] Smokers Feel More Pain

Not just smokers, but also passive smokers, need more anesthesia during surgery, according to a study presented at the Euroanaesthesia Congress. Compared with patients with no tobacco smoke exposure, smokers needed 38% more propofol to induce anesthesia,
MedPage Today
added Jun 1, 2015 11:38
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[Turkey] Smokers And Secondhand Smokers Require Heavier Anesthesia, Painkillers During Operations

new research proves that smokers and people exposed to secondhand smoke require more anesthesia and painkillers when undergoing operations in order to reach the same level of anesthesia as healthy non-smokers. Researchers have known that smoking increases
Medical Daily
added May 30, 2015 10:22
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[Turkey] Smokers May Need More Anesthesia, Painkillers for Surgery

Compared with patients who didn't smoke, those who smoked needed 33 percent more anesthesia throughout the operation. People exposed to secondhand smoke required 20 percent more anesthesia than nonsmokers, according to the researchers.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 30, 2015 10:22
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[Turkey, UK] VIDEO: This lazy shopper used his drone to deliver a packet of cigarettes straight to his window

For one Turkish man, the prospect of going to buy cigarettes was made even worse by the location of his apartment, which is many floors up from ground level. So it’s no surprise really that he took the drone delivery option.
Metro Café (uk)
added Feb 22, 2015 15:03
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Obesity, smoking cause half of cancer cases in Turkey

health officials, who released figures on World Cancer Day yesterday. Overall, 159,000 cases were diagnosed last year in the country. Officials from the Ministry of Health and non-governmental organizations held a press briefing on the occasion. Figures
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:16
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