Russia contemplates smoking ban

Study shows Russians smoke more than any other nation.

    A new study has shown that Russians smoke more than any other nation in the world.

    More people are hooked on nicotine than 20 years ago.

    Now the government is considering banning smoking in public places like bars and restaurants.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from Moscow

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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