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Aggression

Attacking without being provoked

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Bullying

Intimidating or frightening people weaker than yourself

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Conflict resolution

Bringing a fight or struggle to a peaceful conclusion

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Exploitation

Taking advantage of a weaker group

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Forgiveness

Pardoning and/or stopping blaming someone for what they have done wrong

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Just war

A war which is fought for the right reasons in a right way

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Pacifism

The belief that all dispose should be settled by peaceful means

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Reconciliation

Bringing together people who were opposed to each other

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Respect

Treating someone and/or their feelings with consideraton

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The United Nations

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

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Weapons of mass destruction

Weapons which can destroy large areas and numbers of people

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World peace

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