Smko Ma’roufi was arrested and taken to an unknown location

Monday, March 8, 2021, “Simko Ma’roufi” Environmental Activist and Member of “Wlat” Environmental Association
The security forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran were arrested and
transferred to an unknown location.

It should be noted that he was arrested by government security forces on October 15, 2019, along with three other civil society activists living in the city, “Zhakav Esmailpour”, “Hooman Amini” and “Shaho Khazari”.
It is worth mentioning that Smko Ma’roufi, a civil activist, was sentenced to 2 years in prison by Branch 101 of the Criminal Court of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The court convicted him of disturbing public order and participating in protest rallies in support of the people of Kurdistan in Rojava and environmental activities.

Smko Ma’roufi was temporarily released after announcing the verdict on bail and also three others.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association