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Reconciliation

Becoming friends again after a relationship has broken down

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Peace

A time where there is no war or conflict

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Justice

Where everyone is treated equally in law and life

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Fairness

Where everyone receives fair treatment

5

Just war

Just cause, lawfully declared by proper authority, having good intentions, be a last resort, have a reasonable chance of success, fought in just means and in proportion to the aims it seeks to achieve, only occur if good with outweigh evil

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Holy war

Fighting for a religious cause

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Pacifism

Violence against other humans beings is wrong

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Absolute pacifism

Against all personal violence and war

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Relative pacifism

Personal violence avoided and war only fought as a last resort

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Nuclear pacifists

Those that condemn all nuclear war

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Nuclear weapons

Nagasaki and Hiroshima melted 1000s of civilians on the spot

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Chemical weapons

Mustard gas and tear gas, a dangerous mixture of chemicals which could kill and or maim

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Biological weapons

Antharax, a virus to wipe out a section of population

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Radiological weapons

A dirty bomb, radiation mixed with other ingredients

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Why to go to war

Defend their country, defend their beliefs, protect a weaker ally, remove their own leader, gain/regain land, gain wealth/power/resources, stop atrocities