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Russia launches anti-smoking crackdown

A student smokes on a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A student smokes on a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A student smokes on a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A man smokes along a street in central Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A man smokes along a street in central Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A man smokes along a street in central Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Students smoke in a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Students smoke in a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

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Students smoke on a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev launched a crackdown on smoking on Tuesday with a bill to ban tobacco advertising and raise taxes on cigarettes in the world's second largest tobacco market after China. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Students smoke on a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev launched a crackdown on smoking on Tuesday with a bill to ban tobacco advertising and raise taxes on cigarettes in the world's second largest tobacco market...more

Students smoke on a street in Moscow October 16, 2012. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev launched a crackdown on smoking on Tuesday with a bill to ban tobacco advertising and raise taxes on cigarettes in the world's second largest tobacco market after China. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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