The House on Tuesday passed a resolution to condemn the abduction of more than 200 Nigerian girls by terrorist group Boko Haram.

The measure, passed by voice vote, came as the House considered five separate bills to provide law enforcement with more resources to combat human trafficking.

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Boko Haram has threatened to sell the girls, who have been missing for more than a month, into marriage. The extremist group opposes providing Western-style education to women.

"H.Res. 573 puts the House of Representatives firmly on record condemning the atrocious attack and Boko Haram's violent attacks," said bill sponsor Rep. Frederica WilsonFrederica Patricia WilsonLobbying world Harris calls it 'outrageous' Trump downplayed coronavirus House passes bill establishing commission to study racial disparities affecting Black men, boys MORE (D-Fla.).

Lawmakers said that the resolution also underscored the U.S. position that an international effort was necessary to find the kidnapped girls and rebuke Boko Haram.

"The brutality of this organization, which now has some 300 young innocent women that are probably being raped and bused in so many ways, just underscores the need for concerted action," said Rep. Chris SmithChristopher (Chris) Henry SmithWoman tased, arrested for trespassing for not wearing mask at Ohio football game China sanctioning Rubio, Cruz in retaliatory move over Hong Kong China sanctions Cruz, Rubio, others over Xinjiang legislation MORE (R-N.J.).

"Their kidnapping is outside the circle of civilized human behavior," said House Minority Leader Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiUS economy hurtles toward 'COVID cliff' with programs set to expire Democrats gear up for last oversight showdown with Trump Divided citizenry and government — a call to action for common ground MORE (D-Calif.). "We will not rest until we bring back our girls."

The Senate passed a resolution to condemn the Nigerian kidnappings earlier this month.