‘When I asked for sex I was called a b***h’

An Iraqi woman who migrated to Australia said she had been married for two years before she went to see a gynaecologist.

Hela Jaffar said neither she or her husband had much understanding of their sex drives or the physical act itself, but she was not permitted to see anyone about it.

‘He didn’t allow me to see a gynaecologist, so I went without his consent,’