Drone Advances in War Could Bring Dawn of the Killer Robots

From an AP story by Frank Bajak and Hanna Arhirova headlines “Drone advances in Ukraine could bring dawn of the killer robots”:

Drone advances in Ukraine have accelerated a long-anticipated technology trend that could soon bring the world’s first fully autonomous fighting robots to the battlefield, inaugurating a new age of warfare.

The longer the war lasts, the more likely it becomes that drones will be used to identify, select and attack targets without help from humans, according to military analysts, combatants and artificial intelligence researchers.