The following email was received from Basim Alqayim, professor of geology at the Sulaimani University in the Kurdistan Region of north Iraq. Chuck Caughey passed it on with a note acknowledging that ConocoPhillips provided the shipping for these resources.
From: Basim Alqayim
Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2008 1:27 PM
To: Chuck Caughey and Rick Wall
Subject: Thanks for the Support
AAPG PUBLICATION PIPELINE COMMITTEE
Mr. Frederick M. Wall Chairman
Mr. Chuck Caughey International Liaison
On behalf of all staff members and students of the department of geology of Sulaimani University of Kurdistan Region of north Iraq , I would like to thank you for your support by shipping the valuable and voluminous delivery of books and other teaching material to our department. These books will have an important scientific input to the geological education and development of the academic community of our university.
Please find attached two letters from the dean of college of science and the head of the department of geology of Sulaimani University acknowledging the receipt of the shipment.
Hope to have continuous cooperation links with AAPG.
Dr. Basim Al-Qayim
Professor of Geology,
Department of Geology
Sulaimaniah , Iraq