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Ares is a god in Greek mythology. He is the god of savage war, and represents the untamed, wild aspects of conflict. He is one of the Twelve Olympians. His parents are Zeus and Hera. He had a twin sister called Eris. Neither parent liked him. In the Trojan war, he fought on the side of Troy. He had six children with Aphrodite. His homeland is Thrace.

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