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Up In Smoke: Russia’s Tobacco ‘Epidemic’

Tweet Five minutes on Moscow’s streets would be enough to convince any visitor that smoking is a way of life here. Every second person seems to be holding a cigarette. Waiting to cross the street at a traffic light, cigarette in hand, Sergei Golikov says people should feel free to light up wherever they want. “It’s everyone’s personal decision,” he says. “If he wants to smoke fine, if not, fine. No one’s ... Jump to full article >>