Kufa University Vice-President ,Prof.Dr. Hassan Al-Zubaidi received the delegation of the German Institute of Archeology chaired by the Director of the Institute Dr. Margret van As. The two sides discussed the possibility of opening an archaeological training unit belonging to the Faculty of Archeology and the remote sensing center at the University. This new branch aims at developing the capabilities of students in the field for prospecting and training them in an optimal manner so as to enhance the expertise of Iraqi archaeologists in the field of archaeological techniques. Al-Zubaidi added that the University is seeking official approvals from the relevant authorities to allocate archaeological sites for exploration. Meanwhile ,the German delegation expressed its readiness to employ its expertise in the field of archeology and cooperation with our University to train students and develop their abilities through the transfer of the latest techniques and means of archeology excavation and the opening of a special scientific training unit affiliated to the Faculty of Archeology at the University of Kufa.