Confirmation of the sentence of one year imprisonment and two years’ travel ban for Samko Marufi


According to reports, the Iranian government’s appeals court in Urmia Province has upheld Mr. Smko MArufi’s “one year imprisonment” and “two year travel ban” sentence.

It should be noted that in May of this year Mr. “Simko Maroufi”, the environmental activist and member of the environmental association “Vilat”, was sentenced to “one year in prison” and “two years’ travel ban” by an Iranian government court in the city of Bokan

. It is noteworthy that he was arrested by the Iranian government’s security forces in Bokan in March 2020 and released on bail on April 6, 2021.