Deuteronomy 20:12
Good News Translation
But if the people of that city will not surrender, but choose to fight, surround it with your army.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But if they will not make peace, and shall begin war against thee, thou shalt besiege it.

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But if they will not make peace, and shall begin war against thee, thou shalt besiege it.

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Laws of Warfare
11If they receive it, and open the gates to thee, all the people that are therein, shall be saved, and shall serve thee paying tribute. 12But if they will not make peace, and shall begin war against thee, thou shalt besiege it.13And when the Lord thy God shall deliver it into thy hands, thou shalt slay all that are therein of the male sex, with the edge of the sword,…
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Deuteronomy 20:11
If they receive it, and open the gates to thee, all the people that are therein, shall be saved, and shall serve thee paying tribute.

Deuteronomy 20:13
And when the Lord thy God shall deliver it into thy hands, thou shalt slay all that are therein of the male sex, with the edge of the sword,

Additional Translations
But if they refuse to make peace with you and wage war against you, lay siege to that city.And if it will make no peace with you, but will make war against you, then you shall besiege it:

And if it will make no peace with thee, but will make war against thee, then thou shalt besiege it:

But if they will not hearken to thee, but wage war against thee, thou shalt invest it;

And if it will not make peace with thee, but will make war with thee, then thou shalt besiege it;

And if it will make no peace with thee, but will make war against thee, then thou shalt besiege it:

And if it will make no peace with thee, but will make war against thee, then thou shalt besiege it:

If it will make no peace with you, but will make war against you, then you shall besiege it:

'And if it doth not make peace with thee, and hath made with thee war, then thou hast laid siege against it,
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