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The World Health Organization’s fourth WHO global tobacco trends report [...] shows that there are 1.3 billion tobacco users globally compared to 1.32 billion in 2015. This number is expected to drop to 1.27 billion by 2025. “It is very encouraging to see fewer people using tobacco each year, and more countries on track to meet global targets,” said WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus [...] Critics, by contrast, said the WHO report showed tobacco control failing. “As the WHO publishes its latest global tobacco trends report, it trumpets falling tobacco use. But the global health institution is celebrating failure,” said Gerry Stimson, [...]