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Thai anti-smoking ad goes viral
Producers plan to make more versions of the commercial, aiming to recreate its success in other markets.
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2012 10:31

A new anti-smoking ad in Thailand uses children to educate adults about the dangers of smoking.

The ad was a joint project between a health foundation and an advertising agency, and though the commercial has only been released online, it seems to have had an immediate impact.

Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports from Bangkok.

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