Originally Posted by IgnisV
I agree, I don't believe he deserves a free pass. However, I still don't see him being killed at the hands of Naruto. Which reminds me, Gaara who at first glance of the series had only an intent to kill, and kill simply for the sake of killing changed after the battle with Naruto. I agree with everyone who thinks this is unrealistic, but I see this series turning a corner here and making the statement that even a horrid person such as Nagato can change their life and acknowledge their mistakes.
He can accept death with honour then, there is simply no excuse for mass murdering individuals. In the world of Shinobi, or in any war zone, if the enemy shoots, you take them out, as simple as that, especially when they kill and destroy everything you love.