Annex II

               Letter dated 23 July 2001 from the Permanent Representative of Iraq
               to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary General

  [Original:  Arabic]


            On the instructions from my Government, I have the honour to transmit to you the procurement and distribution plan for phase X (see annex III) submitted by the Government of Iraq in accordance with the memorandum of understanding dated 20 May 1996 and Security Council resolution 1360 (2001).  The annexes to the plan will be submitted during the next two days.


(signed) Mohammed A. Al-Douri
Permanent Representative