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By JT - Jun 18,2019 - Last updated at Jun 18,2019. Prime Minister Omar Razzaz chairs the National Committee for Anti-Smoking’s first meeting in Amman on Monday (Petra photo). AMMAN — The National Committee for Anti-Smoking held its first meeting on Monday, with the attendance of HRH Princess Dina Mired and chaired by Prime Minister Omar Razzaz. Smoking statistics in the Kingdom are “very scary and alarming”, as Jordan has one of the highest rates of smoking in the world, the premier said, stressing that the committee will work to counter the phenomenon affecting communities and young people. Jordan ranks second in the world after Indonesia, and first in the region with the highest percentag... Full story

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