EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to combat human trafficking and online child exploitation.
The order is the administration’s latest effort to curb practices.
It creates a new position within the White House Domestic Policy Council, that will be solely devoted to fighting human trafficking.
The order also calls for the state department to create a government website for resources, including public outreach and training.
In addition, it calls on federal agencies to work on recovery and prevention programs focused on human trafficking and child protection.