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You monkeys have to stop playing with things you don’t yet understand…
Strange rats invade Kyrgyz region
BISHKEK (Interfax) – An unusual breed of rats is inflicting damage on
Kyrgyzstan’s Dzhalal-Abad region.
The rats “are killing numerous farm birds, are damaging grape and corn
crops, and have destroyed 14 hectares of grain in one of the districts.
These rats can climb trees and are destroying apples, pears and other
fruit. The rat invasion may also give rise to different epidemics,”
parliament member Dooronbek Sadyrbayev told Interfax.
The rats frequently attack people and young children are especially
Sanitary services are unable to deal with the situation. “The enormous
amount of rats cannot be estimated,” he said. The rats are not susceptible
to typical poisons.
An Uzbek specialist bred the species by crossing an ordinary rat with a
muskrat, he said.
The parliament members asked the government to resolve the problem.