Law | Turkey Tobacco Ban

The country of Turkey joins the growing movement to ban smoking and infringe on smokers rights. On Thursday the country announced it will extended the current indoor smoking ban to the outdoors. Included in the new ban are parks, open areas of restaurants, cafes, teahouses, mosque yards and hospital gardens, and shopping mall entrance.

Also beginning in January of 2015 all tobacco products will be generic packaging that is black in color.

Turkey is home to 76 million people over 302,535 square miles and was founded in 1920.

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