High-tech robots called packbots  will be unleashed during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil to help boost security and examine suspicious objects . The Brazilian government purportedly spent US$7.2 million to buy 30 military-grade robots from the designer iRobot that will police the stadiums throughout Brazil's 12 host cities during soccer matches .
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