Defense

UN panel to debate 'killer robots' and other AI weapons

A United Nations panel agreed Friday to consider guidelines and potential limitations for military uses of artificial intelligence amid concerns from human rights groups and other leaders that so-called “killer robots” could pose a long-term, lethal threat to humanity.

European court rules against Greece over wiretap death

A European court has ordered Greece to pay damages to relatives of a Vodafone telecoms executive who was found dead on the eve of the government's discovery of a major illegal wiretapping operation that had targeted the country's political and military leadership.

Trump talks tough in Asia

Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Political Military Affairs Lincoln Bloomfield weighs in on the U.S.-Japan relationship and President Trump's trip to Asia.