Gov'ts developing 'super soldiers' for tomorrow's battlefield
The French armed forces have been cleared for the research and development of biologically enhanced soldiers. They aim to develop implants and other technologies which would improve battlefield performance. Meanwhile, a top US intelligence official says China has done human testing to create biologically enhanced super soldiers. Is this all-science fiction, or is it a significant potential threat to national security? Former US Army combat veteran Adam Roosevelt shares his insights on News.Views.Hughes.
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