Media Advisory: Killer Robots debate in UK Parliament on 17 June
On 17 June, there will be a parliamentary debate on killer robots or ‘lethal autonomous robotics’ in the House of Commons with a Minister from Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the main chamber of the House of Commons. The debating MP is Nia Griffiths.
UK out of step with international debate on killer robots
(London, 30 May 2013) The UK appeared isolated today during the first international debate on fully autonomous weapons, which took place at the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. Reacting to a report on ‘lethal autonomous robotics’ by the... Read more
Campaigners say UK rejection of killer robots is not yet watertight
Campaign to Stop Killer Robots launched in London (London, 23 April 2013), The UK government must make its rejection of fully autonomous weapons watertight says Article 36, a British organisation that is hosting the launch of the new international “Campaign... Read more
Media Advisory: Campaign to Ban Killer Robots Launch in London, 23 April 2013
WHAT: The launch of a new international campaign to ban fully autonomous weapons or ‘killer robots’. WHY: Fully autonomous weapons are already in development in several countries and could be deployed in the next 20 years. These weapons would select... Read more