Britain declares victory in EU tampon tax battle

March 18, 2016 12:32 PM

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LONDON – Tampons are the latest battleground in Britain's difficult relationship with the European Union.

The British government has declared victory in its bid to remove an EU-imposed sales tax on women's sanitary products. Campaigners argue that tampons are an essential item and should be tax-exempt.

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