All wars are marked by the colours of bellicose flags,
but in monochrome they are all, always, the same..
War is a state of armed conflict between societies. It is generally
characterized by extreme aggression, destruction, and
mortality, using regular or irregular military forces. An absence
of war is usually called “peace”. Warfare refers to the common
activities and characteristics of types of war, or of wars
in general.Total war is warfare that is not restricted to purely
legitimate military targets, and can result in massive civilian
or other non-combatant suffering and casualties.