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Last year at least one tobacco company set up a huge tent at Meron.
2,000 Israelis die each year of lung cancer, most of them from smoking or exposure to others’ smoke.
Some 8,000 Israelis who smoke or are exposed to smoke die per year, and the cost of treating victims of smoking costs billions of shekels annually.
In his report, Joseph Shapria said Deputy Minister Ya'acov Litzman and senior officials promote smoking, among other shortcomings.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
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