Ter­ror­ists want to cre­ate a RO­BOT ARMY

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Lon­don: Tech­nol­ogy al­low­ing a pre-pro­grammed ro­bot to shoot to kill, or a tank to fire at a tar­get with no hu­man in­volve­ment, might only be years away. And a new re­port from the UN warns of the dan­gers if ter­ror­ists got their hands on these kind of ‘killer ro­bots’. The re­port, which was a re­sult of a week-long meet­ing on such weapons, held in Geneva ear­lier this year, said swarms of au­ton­o­mous weapons would be ca­pa­ble of car­ry­ing out at­tacks.

Fully au­ton­o­mous weapons, also known as ‘killer ro­bots,’ are quickly mov­ing from the realm of sci­ence fic­tion to­ward re­al­ity

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