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Conflict Resolution

Bringing a fight or struggle to a peaceful conclusion.

2

The United Nations

An international body set up to promote world peace and co-operation.

3

World Peace

The ending of war throughout the whole world (the basic aim of the United Nations).

4

Just War

A war that is fought for the right reasons and in a right way.

5

Pacifism

The belief that all disputes should be settled by peaceful means.

6

Weapons of Mass Destruction

Weapons which can destroy large areas and numbers of people.

7

Bullying

Intimidating/frightening people weaker than yourself.

8

Respect

Treating a person or their feelings with consideration.

9

Forgiveness

Stopping blaming someone and/or pardoning them for what they have done wrong.

10

Reconciliation

Bringing together people who were opposed to each other.

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Aggression

Attacking without being provoked.

12

Exploitation

Taking advantage of a weaker group.