The Holy Bible shows that God ordered Joshua and the Isralite Military to kill not only soldiers, but also women, children, and babies.
In fact, God orderd a complete genocide against Canaanite peoples.
This is clearly in print in the Holy Bible. God ordered Joshua and the Israelite army to kill all civilians in the conquest of Canaan.
Joshua and the Israelite army killed women, children, and babies in warfare because God Himself ordered them to.
It was obedience. “To obey is better than sacrifice,” the Holy Bible teaches….