Rise of the Machines: Autonomous killer robots ‘could be developed in 20 years’

Militaries  around the world ‘very excited’ about replacing soldiers with robots that can  act independently U.S. leads  the way with automated weapons systems, but drones still need remote control  operator authorisation to open fire Human  Rights Watch calls for worldwide ban on autonomous killing machines before  governments start using them By Damien Gayle PUBLISHED:06:06 EST,…