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MEDIA ADVISORY: First round of government talks on killer robots set to start at UN

May 8, 2014  
MEDIA ADVISORY: First round of government talks on killer robots set to start at UN

First round of government talks on killer robots set to start at UN May 2014 WHAT: At a weapons treaty meeting of the UN Convention on Conventional Weapons (CCW), states will hold a first round of discussions on ‘lethal autonomous... Read more

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States take first step towards curbing the threat of killer robots

November 15, 2013  
States take first step towards curbing the threat of killer robots

The world moved a step closer to outlawing killer robots today after states agreed to start international talks on the use of lethal autonomous weapons. In a landmark move, the United Nations Convention on Conventional Weapons (CCW), meeting in Geneva, agreed to hold discussions on killer robots in 2014.