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Police in new campaign against drunk driving

Police on Monday launches a new campaign against drunk driving, the ninth so far this year, as it seeks to stem the bloodshed on the roads.

The week-long campaign is being heard simultaneously with similar campaigns in other European countries members of the European Traffic Police Network (TISPOL).

Drunk driving is the single biggest cause of fatal road accidents in the past five years and one in four road deaths in the EU is attributed to driving under the influence of alcohol, it said.

 

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