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UK out of step with international debate on killer robots

May 30, 2013  No comments
Campaign to Stop 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

April 23, 2013  No comments
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

April 11, 2013  2 comments
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

UK to snub discussions on humanitarian consequences ...

February 27, 2013

Fifteen years after the landmine ban the number of n...

December 3, 2012

Progress in banning cluster bombs shows protection o...

September 6, 2012

UK must tackle bombing in populated areas at UN Secu...

March 27, 2012
Campaigners urge UK to lead world in fight against l...
March 1, 2012
Arms trade fuels violence in Syria
February 14, 2012
Campaigners call on UK to resist US bid for ‘licen...
November 22, 2011
Press Release: Concerns over UK approach to propose...
November 7, 2011
UK government should stop banks financing cluster bo...
May 25, 2011
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