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Morale among expats:

Good. People tend like it here (of course, unless they are unhappy in their personal lives). Many spouses and kids are opting to stay here and live, rather than return to the US, while their working spouse goes to a war zone for a next tour. - Jan 23, 2012
Very good, except in the winter when things tend to drag for a bit. - Apr 28, 2010
Mixed. The bureaucracy, language, social conditions, and corruption (i.e. tradition of gratuities to doctors) can be difficult. On the other hand, the culture, the history, the wine... - Feb 24, 2008