Shafilea Ahmed's mother Farzana has told Chester Crown Court that she saw her husband Iftikhar Ahmed slap their daughter Shafilea twice on the night she disappeared. She said that she had 'never seen her husband so angry' and that when she tried to intervene she was pushed and punched herself.
The Warrington couple are on trial for the murder of their daughter Shafilea, 17, in 2003. Both deny the charges.
Shafilea's mother Farzana has told a court that she lied to police because she was frightened of what her husband would do to her.
Father accused of murdering his daughter tells jury she was lied when she complained of violence and being forced into marriage.
Shafelia Ahmed's father Iftikhar Ahmed has told a court that he had nothing to do with the disappearance of his 'bubbly' daughter in 2003.