China investing in "irreversible trend" of Unmanned Ground Vehicles

The development of Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGVs) and tanks is on an "irreversible" track and will soon replace armoured vehicles driven by humans, according to a senior People's Liberation Army speaking to Chinese media. "Unmanned ground vehicles will play a very important role in future ground combat. Realizing that, we have begun to explore how to refit our armoured vehicles into unmanned ones," said Major General Xu Hang, president of the PLA Academy of Armoured Forces Engineering in Beiji...
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