MembersThe IDF’s War on Cigarettes Continues

The medical service in the Israeli army has been campaigning against smoking for many years.

By Dov Eilon |
Photo: Corinna Kern/Flash90

Last year, the sale of cigarettes was banned in the kiosks on the military bases, and soldiers were offered workshops on how to give up smoking.

IDF Chief of Staff Gen. Gadi Eizenkot supports the campaign. Initially, it was feared that there would be negative reactions among the soldiers. However, many have expressed appreciation for the initiative, and some of them have even already succeeded in giving up...

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