Anti-Smoking Day in Armenia (12/10)

Every year on October 12, Armenia celebrates No Tobacco Day, also known as National No Tobacco Day.

The Government of Armenia, at its meeting on December 18, 2008, declared October 12 as the National Day to Combat Tobacco.

Armenian Minister of Health Hayk Darbinyan noted that the fight against the tobacco epidemic is one of the priority areas of public health throughout the world, including in Armenia.