- Arms company said it is refitting iconic war machine to work remotely
- Drivers will be able to manoeuvre war machine from up to three miles away
- Russian deputy prime minister said future army will need to recruit gamers
- Named online game World of Tanks as possible recruiting tool for soldiers
Russia is to turn its famous T-90 tank into a robot – and wants the wars of the future to be fought by computer gamers.
A close ally of Vladimir Putin announced this week that the T-90 – a staple of Russia’s army with some 20 years of service – will be refitted so that it doesn’t need physical drivers. Continue reading