A 14-YEAR-OLD Australian girl destined for an arranged wedding in Lebanon has been intercepted at Sydney Airport.
It’s understood the young girl attempted to board a flight with her uncle at Sydney International Airport on Friday.
Customs officials stopped the pair after intelligence suggested the girl was being taken overseas to be married.
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9News.com.au reports Australian Federal Police are investigating the case.
Immigration Minister Scott Morrison said forced marriages were an “assault on Australian values” .
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