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Nachet denies two counts of rape and one of sexual assault. The jury watched a recorded police interview in which the woman gave a graphic account of the sex attack speaking through a translator.
She said she trusted the couchsurfing website and thought it was a 'reliable' tool for travellers.
The jury heard the night after the alleged rape, two women and a man Nachet had met on the same website had travelled to Leeds to stay at his flat.
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Mr Phillips said the morning after Nachet did some vacuuming before leaving the flat with the woman.
She got on a bus back to the West Midlands and alerted police after telling a male friend she had met on what had happened.
A woman of 29 was raped by a man who offered her free accommodation through a website aimed at helping travellers, a court has heard.
She arranged to stay with Abdelali Nachet through Couch after using the site to stay with strangers across Europe without any problems.