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Being on few lists, my guess is this person got my email through this casi discussion list. If he is really Iraqi I am a bit impressed he picked up on this scam so quickly -- I've heard most of them originate in Africa. Definitely a "free enterprise" zone here somewhere. <G> --------- Begin forwarded message ---------- From: "Mr Abdul Aziz Magai" <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com Subject: Re: help me Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2003 17:30:52 -0700 Message-ID: <AAA9S6BK9A3QHLSJ@mx04.lax.untd.com> Dear Friend First let me use this medium to introduce myself=2C I am Abdul Aziz Magai from KONO district north of Baghdad IRAQ from the family of late Alhaji Mohammed Magai A MEMBER OF PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS MINISTRY=2E MY late father Alhaji Mohammed Magai before his death he hold a very sensitive position in government in IRAQ=2C My father had a bullet shot by the American soldiers on his way to KUWAIT THE NEGHBOURING COUNTRY OF IRAQ=2C He was later conveyed to a government hospital in KUWAIT for a medical treatment wherein he later died=2E In the hospital bed=2C my father revealed and confided in me about one metallic box =28consignment=29 deposit that he made with a trust and finance house in Europe=2E Containing =28$35=2C800=2C000=2E00=29 THIRTY FIVE MILLION EIGHT UNDRED THOUSAND UNITED STATES DOLLARS=2E Nobody in the trust and finance house knows the real content of the metal box because my father wisely declared them as art work and family treasures from the national museum of monument=2E Now that the war is over with the allied forces still in control=2C the future is still very blink for us as we do not know where to start from=2E The only hope I and my aged mother has now is this money with the security company in Europe=2E I like to use this medium to seek for your help and assistance for you to come to my aid=2E I proposed that you stand as my proxy person =28that is my late father's foreign partner=29=2C so as to get the metal box out of the trust and finance house=2C transfer it to your country where we can make use of it in a lucrative business investment in your country=2E This transaction is now only known by you=2C myself and my old sick mother whom is now with me in the camp waiting for the time I get this fund out of the trust house=2C the secrecy and confidentiality should be maintained for the successful transfer of this fund=2E I will be handing over to you the original certificate of deposit which the finance house gave to my father=2C these fund was deposited with a secrete code that means it will be more easy for you to retrieve the fund and withhold the secrete code for security reasons as you show interest the secrete code and the certificates of deposit will be given to you after solid arrangement with both of us then you can now proceed to the finance house in Europe to retrieve the consignment for investment in your country=2E Please send me your private telephone and fax number for more confidential discussions as I do not have any phone now that you could call me but I can secretly call you from a confidential phone booth=2E Direct your reply to aziz=5F01=40mailsurf=2Ecom Best Regards Abdul Aziz Magai --------- End forwarded message ---------- ________________________________________________________________ The best thing to hit the internet in years - Juno SpeedBand! Surf the web up to FIVE TIMES FASTER! Only $14.95/ month - visit www.juno.com to sign up today! _______________________________________________ Sent via the discussion list of the Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq. To unsubscribe, visit http://lists.casi.org.uk/mailman/listinfo/casi-discuss To contact the list manager, email firstname.lastname@example.org All postings are archived on CASI's website: http://www.casi.org.uk