What if there was effective technology to deal with roadside bombs, or to transport supplies to front line troops, or bulldoze obstacles in the midst of a battlefield? What if robots could be programmed to accomplish tasks that would keep soldiers out of the face of danger?
The technology is there, and the US military already employs some of it. However, a new generation of robotic technology is being developed by (who else) an Israeli company. Israel Aerospace Industries is working with the IDF, as well as US and Australian military forces to develop and implement such futuristic technology.
Indeed, Israel continues to be a world leader in military technology. Check out the latest: US Army Pursues Israeli Robots