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Prime Minister criticises Facebook and social media companies over migrant trafficking adverts

Added 12-02-21 03:36:02am EST - “Boris Johnson said too many gangs were using Facebook and other online platforms to openly advertise their people smuggling services and even offering British passports to migrants.” - Dailymail.co.uk

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Dailymail.co.uk: “Prime Minister criticises Facebook over trafficking ads”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

The Prime Minister has condemned Facebook and other social media companies after it was revealed people smugglers were advertising online.

Boris Johnson said too many criminal gangs were using social media to advertise their services openly on various platforms.

He added that the Government's Online Safety Bill would help tackle the problem and allow them to force companies such as Facebook and others to remove the harmful content.

Last week, it was revealed that people traffickers were openly advertising their services on various online platforms, showing routes into the UK and some even promising to supply British passports for their customers.

Boris Johnson said too many gangs were using Facebook and other online platforms to advertise people smuggling services openly and said new legislation would tackle the issue

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