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Lebanese Ticked Off Over Smoking Restrictions

On a recent warm summer night in the heart of Beirut, a few dozen people gathered in a city square to attend a music concert launching a public awareness campaign. In a country that loves music – free concerts can often draw big crowds. But surprisingly few had turned out.

Perhaps the unpopularity of the new public awareness campaign was the reason why.

On Monday, a ban on smoking in closed places like restaurants, cafes, pubs and night went into effect – leaving many smokers and business owners fuming.

Source: NBC News. Read full article. (link)

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  • Red Viper||

    Well.. How safe is it to live in Lebanon?

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    Ladies smoking with each other. That's hawt.

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