Chechnya Says Energy Drinks Are Un-Islamic [Headlines]
The former Russian nation believes that the hyper-caffeinated drinks are immoral and bans the sale of them to 18-year-olds.
Chechnya is to ban the sale of energy drinks such as Red Bull to under 18s, saying they are un-Islamic and dangerous, health officials said on Monday.
The ban would be the latest restriction from authorities in Chechnya, where shops can only sell alcohol during a small morning time frame, restaurants and cafes are shut during the Ramadan fasting month, and women must wear headscarves in state buildings. Reuters via The Guardian.