UN Calls for Global Moratorium on Killer Robots

The United Nations Human Rights Commission released a report calling for the suspension on the “testing, production, assembly, transfer, accusation, deployment and use” of killer robots. Some nations across the world have been using machines to carry out military missions, and within the past few years the US government has increased its drone usage to target enemy combatants abroad. Many critics of the use of robots believe that the rise of the machines could be a global threat to the safety of people everywhere.


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