Ashgabat - Post Report Question and Answers

Are there any unusual problems with insects or other infestations in housing?

Nope. - Dec 2020

No problems here. Haven't seen any at all. - Mar 2019

There are no bugs in my apartment. - Jun 2018

Ant problems are the most common. There have been a few scorpions and even lizards in the apartments but that is pretty rare. - Feb 2016

Almost none, as the lack of standing water beyond a few fountains in Ashgabat keeps the mosquito population to a minimum. Ants in residences will likely be the biggest annoyance. - Jul 2014

Ants infested the housing compound. There was a rat problem on the housing compound. And dont forget about the cobras that are everywhere. - Oct 2012

I saw some ants a couple of times. People say that there are mosquitoes, but I haven't seen one. - Mar 2012

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