WHO: E-cigarettes should be banned indoors

The World Health Organisation has said electronic cigarettes should be banned indoors.

In a new report the organisation added that the devices should be regulated to "minimise content and emissions of toxicants".

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WHO seeks to toughen up e-cigarette regulations

The owner of an "e-cigarette cafe" has told ITV News that moves by the World Health Organisation today to ban the devices indoors would amount to "taking away the freedom" of e-cigarette users.

Hazel Cheeseman, from Action on Smoking and Health, said it was necessary to "manage what some of the risks from smoking the products might be."

ITV News correspondent Nick Thatcher reports.

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