Many leading researchers, IT engineers and tech entrepreneurs agree that the uncontrolled, rapidly advancing research in the context of the military use of autonomous weapon… Read More »Experts warn of the development and use of autonomous weapon systems
The Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global warned companies which are developing and producing autonomous weapons systems. Johan H. Andresen, head of the ethics panel of… Read More »Norwegian pension fund decides to review killer robots producers
The United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research UNIDIR prior to the UN General Assembly has published a paper (Testing the Waters) which looks at the… Read More »UNIDIR Report warns of dangers of Autonomous Weapons
The Long Range Anti-Ship Missile, under development by Lockheed Martin for the US Air Force and Navy, can act autonomously on targets. Recent testing of… Read More »Lockheed Martin’s Long Range Anti-Ship Missile – designed to attack without human control
Robots on the Trigger: Are Soldiers Replaceable? Podium discussion hosted by the Katholische Akademie Berlin (Berlin Catholic Academy) and the Zentrum für Ethische Bildung in… Read More »Event Highlights: Robots on the Trigger, Are Soldiers Replaceable?
The United Nations (UN) report calling for a global moratorium on lethal autonomous robotics, weapons systems that can select and kill targets without a human being… Read More »Press Release – UN Report on Lethal Autonomous Robotics
Press Release – Global campaign against autonomous weapons launched – NGOs Call for a Ban on Killer Robots
(Berlin/London)- Embargoed until 04/23/2013, 11:00 CET / 10:00 GMT – Autonomous weapons designed to independently locate and destroy targets without human intervention must be banned.… Read More »Press Release – Global campaign against autonomous weapons launched – NGOs Call for a Ban on Killer Robots