The country's plan inspired the introduction of similar tobacco restrictions in England by U.K. Prime Minister Rishi Sunak.
The legal age people can buy cigarettes would rise by one year, every year.
Even short-term exposure to bad air poses major risks to your respiratory health.
“This bold step will make health warning messages virtually unavoidable."
The Texas senator got called out for hypocrisy after his claim about "choice."
Critics have been complaining about certain lawmakers' cigar "hotboxing."
Actors Colin Farrell and Emma Stone also have spoken up about smoking bans at major studios.
If the government knew in 1998 that menthol cigarettes were bad for Black people's health, why did they keep allowing them to be sold?
Menthols have taken a disproportionate toll on Black smokers.
“People aged 14 when the law comes into effect will never be able to legally purchase tobacco,” the country's associate health minister said.