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Pull the Plug on Killer Robots



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Human Rights Watch

Posted: Dec 22, 2012


“Machines are starting to take the place of human soldiers on the battlefield. http://www.hrw.org/news/2012/11/19/ban-killer-robots-it-s-too-late Some military and robotics experts predict that “killer robots”—fully autonomous weapons that could select and engage targets—- could be developed within 20-30 years.” - HRW

 


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