Robo Wars

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The pilotless drone aircraft has become key to current conflicts such as Afghanistan, but how far can technology take over combat? Stephen Sackur investigates a secretive and controversial change in how we wage war.

Stephen Sackur investigates the use of pilotless drone aircraft in war.

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The modern military makes increasing use of robots, but to what extent can machines replace soldiers? And where does this leave the laws of war? Stephen Sackur discovers the potential benefits - and perils - of a revolution in warfare.

Stephen Sackur discovers the potential benefits - and perils - of a revolution in warfare.