Slave case girl ‘did not understand border staff’
A woman who was allegedly raped and treated as a slave in the UK when she was a girl told a court she could not understand officials when she arrived.
The deaf woman, who cannot be named, told the jury in Manchester that she was spoken to by passport officials when she arrived from Pakistan.
Ilyas Ashar, 83, and his wife, Tallat Ashar, 66, from Eccles, have denied charges at Minshull Street Crown Court.
Among the charges they face are false imprisonment and human trafficking.