New comittee to advocate intelligent weapons control Print
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Friday, 02 October 2009 21:17
 
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 "A robotics expert, a physicist, a bioethicist and a philosopher have founded the International Committee for Robot Arms Control (ICRAC) to campaign for limits on robotic military hardware."
 
 "Robot weapons are likely to change the character of warfare," Sharkey toldNew Scientist. "We seem to be rushing headlong into the development of autonomous weapons systems without any real concern for the long-term impact on civilian populations."
 
 
 
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn17887-campaign-asks-for-international-treaty-to-limit-war-robots.html 
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