General views and Ethics about War and Peace

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Generally ...
The world is striving for peace.
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United Nations (UN)
Cause dedicated to bringing peace and global cooperation on law, security, human rights and economic devopment.
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Aims of The United Nations (UN) ...
Wants to bring about peaceful solutions to the world's problem and end all war. They can pose economic sanctions and send in peacekeeping troops.
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What The United Nations (UN) does ...
They resolve conflict (to bring about lasting peace) and they arrange a ceasefire.
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Aims of The United Nations Peacekeepers (UN)...
To protect civilians and aid workers, to rebuild and to ensure that both sides comply with the ceasefire.
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Causes of War ...
RELIGION (Holy War), DEFENCE, TRIBALISM (Fighting for an Indipendant State), HONOUR and ECONOMICS (acts of aggression without provocation as a result of poverty or economic imbalance).
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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD's)
Destroys large areas of land and/or kills many people within a population at once. they can be CHEMICAL, BIOLOGICAL or NUCLEAR.
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The Ethics of WMD's ...
They are Indiscriminate (harm soldiors and civilians), they are banned by international law and using them is considered a War Crime.
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Cause dedicated to bringing peace and global cooperation on law, security, human rights and economic devopment.

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United Nations (UN)

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Wants to bring about peaceful solutions to the world's problem and end all war. They can pose economic sanctions and send in peacekeeping troops.

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They resolve conflict (to bring about lasting peace) and they arrange a ceasefire.

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To protect civilians and aid workers, to rebuild and to ensure that both sides comply with the ceasefire.

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