Moscow is starting to put financial and logistical muscle behind its efforts to develop artificial intelligence.
This week, Russia is hosting its biggest military exhibition—Army-2018.
Military Innovation, Commercial Technologies, and Great Power Competition
The Russian Ministry of Defense is pursuing artificial intelligence with an urgency that has only grown since Vladimir Putin’s “rule the world” speech in September.
Russia, like many other nations, is investing in the development of various unmanned military systems. The Russian defense establishment sees such systems as mission multipliers, highlighting two major advantages: saving soldiers’ lives and making military missions more effective.