Kees Homan is concerned about ethical and legal problems caused by military applications of nanotechnology, e.g. enabling autonomous killer robots. This film portrait was produced in the project Nanorecht en Vrede (Nano Rights and Peace) sup...▶
The targeted killing of insurgents from Al-Qaeda and the Taliban with killer robots (unmanned combat aerial vehicles) has become a new US focus in Afghanistan. Opponents rightly say that the art of war may become the art of political assassination...▶
Major General (ret) Kees Homan is adviser at the Clingendael Security and Conflict Program (CSCP).