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From:  Arthur Carter <>
Date:  Mon, 05 May 2008 07:56:32 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Fwd: REQUEST FOR A PARTNERSHIP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 05 May 2008 07:56:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Arthur Carter <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Sir/Madam

   I am Ahmed Farouk based here in Baghdad in Iraq .Due to the situation here in  Iraq, those of us 
in the business circle are finding it very difficult to cope with the situation here, no stable 
government, bomb explosion at strategic places every now and sometimes people find it very 
difficult to go about their normal businesses due to fear of being victim of terrorist attack, 
above all. the crisis in Iraq now has made business activities totally paralyzed for quite sometime 
now. for instance, no good telephone facilities, no adequate security all most all the basic 
infrastructure were destroyed during the recent war in Iraq, ever since then .the environment in 
Iraq has never been conducive business wise
Why I am contacting you is that I have a huge sum in my custody which i inherited from my late 
father which is USD3.8 million.who was a major general in Iraqi army in the immediate past regime 
.i want to invest most of the money abroad  in real estate business to avoid loosing the money, 
because it is not wise doing business in the atmosphere of fear here in Iraq,. If you interested 
please furnish me with your.

1) Real Names

2) Phone/Fax numbers

3) Occupation

4) Residence address

If you can honestly collaborate with me, i am ready to pay you up to 25% of the total amount if you 
can sincerely assist me I wait patiently for your urgent response.

Best regards,

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