War and Peace

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What is the just war theory?
It is a Christian doctrine that was created to prevent wars from happening, but if a war did occur, it instructs how you should behave.
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What is a conventional war?
Two or more nations fighting against each other.
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What is a civil war?
Two or more groups within the same country engage in armed conflict.
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What is an insurgencies?
When a less powerful group challenges the governing body - however due to the unequal balance of power guerrilla warefare is used.
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Name the 3 types of W.M.D's
Weapons of Mass Destruction - weapons that cause mass destruction to life, building and land. Radioactive, biological and chemical.
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What does radiation W.M.D's cause?
Thousands of deaths, many miles of destruction, radiate land and water and causes human mutations.
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What is a biological W.M.D?
Live matter is used, enters the system by water, soil and mail drops and causes a slow, painful death.
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What is a chemical W.M.D?
A mixture of chemicals that explode behind enemy lines and will cause a slow and painful death.
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What is an absolute pacifist?
They think violence is never justified under any circumstances.
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What is a conditional pacifist?
They think violence is wrong but it is sometimes justified as a last resort.
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Name 3 orgainisations that help during war
Medicines San Frontieres (doctors, nurses and engineers), Help for Heroes (support wounded soldiers and families), Red Cross (relieve pain and suffering of all people affected by conflict. They set up hospitals, refugee camps, prove food etc.)
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Why do people go to war?
For land, resources, self-defence, religion or alliances.
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