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Polish Parliament Votes Ban on Tobacco Advertizing

Warsaw, Poland .... [ANN] The Polish parliament on September 10 voted to ban all tobacco advertising and sponsorship by the end of 2001.  Though the law has yet to be approved by parliament’s upper...

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Taiwan Earthquake: Adventists Aid Survivors

Taipei, Taiwan .... [ANN] Survivors of the massive 7.6 magnitude earthquake in Taiwan September 20 received immediate aid from the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Taiwan Adventist Hospital in Taipei...

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Media Feature Adventist Physician for Smoking Cessation Research

Loma Linda, California .... [ANN] Seventh-day Adventist physician researcher Dr. Linda Ferry is to be featured on the NBC Today show on September 27- just one of a number of interviews resulting from...

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President of Romania Meets Adventist World Church Leader; Highlights Religious Freedom Issues

Bucharest, Romania .... [ANN] Dr. Emil Constantinescu, president of Romania, received Dr. Jan Paulsen, leader of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church on September 10 to discuss church-state...

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Timorese Refugees Assisted by Adventist Aid Agency

Jakarta, Indonesia .... [ANN] Following the recent vote for independence in East Timor and the subsequent political instability, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is providing initial...

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Adventist Church Leader Opens Home to Earthquake Victims

Athens, Greece .... [ANN] A powerful earthquake hit the center of Athens, the capital city of Greece, yesterday afternoon, killing at least 53 people and injuring over 300.  According to the media, 70...

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