We must first clarify our definition of peace, and it’s antagonist war. Normally we declare we are at war now or we are at peace currently. This may be true, however again we must define; Peace and War.
Is Peace merely the absence of war? Our choices are War or Peace? No. As long as a nation uses and acknowledges they will use war as an instrument of foreign policy, remain armed for aggression and they are ready to implement war. This, and they view nations in the world are a potential threat. The Nation remains on a war footing. This is not peace, nor can you believe there is World Peace. The war department merely is not currently engaging an enemy. Is Peace Possible?