What is a ‘No Quarter Order’ And Why Is It A War Crime?

As Easter Sunday was celebrated on April 17, 2022 by many Western nations in Europe and around the world, the Russian military machine had the port city of Mariupol in Ukraine surrounded. Hoping that all sides could see the inevitable, Moscow demanded that the last remaining defenders the besieged city lay down their weapons and surrender or every last one of them would be killed as the city…

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Patrick D. Lynch

Patrick D. Lynch

Writing on history, science, politics, war, technology, the future and more. Check out my science fiction books on Amazon: http://tiny.cc/28mpuz