What Are The Effects Of Peace

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Conflict constitutes a major threat to the development of African countries in terms of the loss of human life, destruction of property, displacement of people, diversion of resources and the funding of expensive peacekeeping support operations. Peace, in my perspective, is the means to the end of developed state. Specifically, the term refers to the state of mutual harmony between two parties which encompasses an environment that can allow for growth. There are however various reasons that can hinder the attainment of peace in a specific country. National interests of a superior state may prevent the attainment of peace in a developing state. The realist theory stresses the constraints on politics imposed by human selfishness and the absence of international government. The theory further emphasizes that states are sovereign and are motivated by national interests. The United States of America has acted as the world’s police interfering in other states’ matters especially if the state can benefit them. A specific example of this such state is the Iran. Relations between the two states began in the late nineteen century as a response to the British and Russian colonial interests hence the Us was a reliable superpower. During the World War I, the state was invaded by the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union hence the close alliance during the period. That was followed by a period of close alliance between the Us government and the Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi’s regime. However,
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