Juana Ruiz Sánchez, lives in the West Bank and Acquittal detention Israel has arrested her for nearly two weeks, and she will be arrested for at least another week to continue being interrogated until a new hearing with the military court on May 2. The outcome of this process is still uncertain.
In the fourth hearing on his case held at the Military Court of Offer Prison this Monday, the Israeli security forces demanded Extend the arrest time “another week Complete the interrogation and hand over the documents to the military prosecutor’s office,” the family spokeswoman who knew about the case told Effie.
According to the regulations, this may mean that the procedure and his detention can be extended to Even longer.
It is expected that the military prosecutor will be present at the hearing next Sunday, and he can decide whether to request a further extension of the detention period to review and prosecute possible charges against her. Your defense lawyer will ask you to be released.
Ruiz Sánchez, 62, is a resident of Beit Sahur, a small town on the West Bank. He has lived in the occupied West Bank for more than 35 years.
She has been the project coordinator of the Health Work Committee for decades, a Palestinian non-governmental organization responsible for providing Help people solve health problems.
Since she has no previous criminal record and has not been detained by the Israeli authorities, she is She was arrested at her home in Israel on the evening of April 13.
According to Efe’s military spokesperson, the military suspected that because she was a humanitarian worker in an NGO, she participated in Allegedly “People’s Front for the Liberation of Palestine” (PFLP), a left-wing political group regarded as a terrorist by Israel.
The Army believes that she is suspected of being “guilty of extraction.” Provide services to illegal organizations In detail, it belongs to “maintaining contact with PFLP” and “crimes related to money laundering” with foreign agents.
Since she was arrested nearly two weeks ago, she has continued “Detained for interrogation purposes”, According to the military laws that apply to her, she can be locked for up to 75 days.
The hearing on Monday extended his arrest by seven days, and the Israeli intelligence agency is expected to complete the interrogation process this week.At the same time, it still exists Was held in Hasharon prison north of Tel Aviv, She was transferred to an interrogation center in Ashkelon, an Israeli city near the Gaza Strip.
The family of Ruiz Sánchez issued a statement on Monday, condemning Israel for continuing to “prolonged cross-examination” and “no charges against her”, and said “Spain and European diplomacy should make his case a real priority.”
According to family members, Ruiz Sánchez Insist that he is innocent He also denied any suspicion against him, which has not yet led to formal charges.
In turn, relatives and friends regret this humanitarian worker Have “health problems” “He is receiving treatment that may affect his health and psychological condition.”
The last few days, Demanding his release Through social networks and social movements, groups supporting the cause of Palestine and members of Spanish political parties spread.