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[Ukraine] Two sides of the same coin, or Why they banned smoking in bars

In response to the question of smokers 'what should we do now', anti-tobacco activists say 'go to smoke outside!' With good intentions... The law has been criticized not only by smokers and tobacco companies, but also by the lawmakers.
ForUm ( (ua)
added Dec 28, 2012 13:40

HOPKO: Ukraine’s smoke-free law is working!

A friend who told me that smoking bans in public places would be ineffective has changed his mind. Since Ukraine’s law prohibiting smoking in restaurants, bars and cafes took effect on Dec. 16, my friend told me: “I have to admit that the law works!”
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Dec 26, 2012 00:27

[Lebanon, Ukraine] Ukrainian Woman Takes Clothes Off at Beirut Airport to Protest Smoking Ban

A Ukrainian national took her clothes off on Saturday at Rafik Hariri International Airport to protest the smoking ban, media reports said.
Naharnet (lb)
added Dec 22, 2012 12:21

[Ukraine] Hanna Hopko, who won a victory over smoke

“The law is very simple and unambiguous, and there are no legal loopholes,” says Hanna Hopko, coordinator for the Coalition of Civil Organizations “For Smoking-Free Ukraine.” According to the activist, this law is in fact a joint victory of the public, g
The Day (ua)
added Jan 3, 2013 03:39

[Ukraine] Fence around Parliament not restored, smoking rooms not banned

In addition, information about the closing of the smoking room in the Parliament has not been confirmed. Both rooms work.
ForUm ( (ua)
added Dec 18, 2012 17:42

Air clears as Ukraine's indoor smoking ban starts

Ukraine's law enacting a 100 percent ban on indoor smoking in public places – including cafes, bars and restaurants – took effect on Dec. 16. The early anecdotal results are encouraging. Not only are smokers largely obeying the law and going outside to
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Dec 17, 2012 17:24

[Ukraine] Ukrainian parliament to have no areas for smoking, says Miroshnychenko

Ukrainian lawmakers who smoke in the premises of the parliament will be fined, and smoking areas in the parliament will be closed, MP Yuriy Miroshnychenko of the Regions Party has said.
Kyiv Post (ua)
added Dec 17, 2012 17:23

ForUm Non-smoking Ukraine: fun without tobacco smoke

According to lawyer Taras Shevchenko, this bans applies to all types of cigarettes, including electronic cigarettes and water pipes. In fact, the law does not speak about cigarettes in particular, but about tobacco products in general, which includes smo
ForUm ( (ua)
added Dec 17, 2012 16:35

[Ukraine] Smoking area in Parliament to be closed

Smoking areas in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will be closed for MPs and journalists, MP from the Party of Regions Yuri Miroshnichenko told a press conference, ForUm correspondent reports.
ForUm ( (ua)
added Dec 17, 2012 16:33

Smoking banned in Ukraine

In Ukraine, since December 16, according to the passed May 24 law on amending some laws on the improvement of certain provisions limiting smoking, smoking is prohibited in all public places.
ForUm ( (ua)
added Dec 17, 2012 16:32
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