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Islamic Republic of Iran

Ministry of Oil

Iranian National Oil Company

Oil-Rich Regions

Number: 10104/DZ/59

Date: 4 Shahrivar 1359 [26 August 1980]

Enclosure: -----


Mr Sedaghat,

Employee Number: [redacted]

Dear Colleague,

You have now reached the stage of retirement in Mehr 1359 [October/November 1980], leaving the company following 32 years of employment in the Oil Industry of Iran, with a work history that you may be proud of, and herewith, the company expresses to you its appreciation for your valuable services over a long time.

Although we will miss your presence amongst us, we are certain that you will have a pleasant retirement and we take advantage of this opportunity to wish you and your family, on behalf of the entire working team of the Iranian National Oil Company, a happy and blessed life.


On behalf of Bahman Farkhani

Chief, Office of Production