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  7/30/2013, Av 23, 5773

Committee OKs Health Warning for Alcoholic Drinks

The Knesset Economics Committee approved, Tuesday, regulations requiring a health warning to be placed in prominent places on bottles, cans and advertising for beverages with an alcohol content of 15.5 percent or more.

It would say, "Warning: Excessive consumption of alcohol is life-threatening and harmful to your health!"