TOBACCO: FIFA Denounces Link To Industry, Upholds WHO Agreement

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1 April 2002

TOBACCO: FIFA Denounces Link To Industry, Upholds WHO Agreement

Author: UN Wire

Soccer's world governing body, FIFA, reacted strongly to news Thursday that South Korean tobacco producer Korea Tobacco and Ginseng Corporation plans to introduce a line of cigarettes to promote the World Cup this summer..."Tobacco has no place in football nor in any other sport, and any involvement of any tobacco company is entirely unwanted and actively rejected."

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30 March 2002

FIFA fury over S. Korean tobacco move

Author: Daily Yomiuri [Japan]

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