Military necessity does not admit of cruelty - that is, the infliction of suffering for the sake of suffering or for revenge, . . . - Abraham Lincoln Quotes
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Quote:Military necessity does not admit of cruelty - that is, the infliction of suffering for the sake of suffering or for revenge, . . . nor of torture to extort confessions. - Abraham Lincoln Quotes
  


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