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Morale among expats:

Depends. We're happy here and find it fairly easy but those who have not served real "hardships" tend not to be happy here and find a lot to complain about. It can be difficult for first time expats as well. - Sep 28, 2013
Good. - Sep 23, 2012
It's a tough place to live because of the difficulties in getting certain basic food and household supplies, language difficulties, and the difficulty in getting out of town. - Dec 7, 2011
Mixed, lot of complaining going on. Either you love it or you hate it here and once you have started on one path it is very difficult to change. - Feb 8, 2010
Surprisingly very upbeat. - Sep 7, 2008
Ok. - Feb 26, 2008