"Going to war without the French is like going hunting without your accordion."
Alucard: So whats up with the Pride meeting?
Integra: They're a mercenary group contracted to replace all the soldiers we lost in the Valentine brothers—
Alucard: Wait. Are these guys French?
Integra: We were forced to post mortality rates. They're the only ones who applied.
Alucard: We are really scraping the bottom of the barrel here.
"After about 20 minutes there was a fluttering of white flags, which appeared to have become standard battle equipment of the Italian infantry at Tobruk."
- Australian Official History
"In any case, we arrive to see the city surrendered. "We have no choice but to surrender to you," a cop notes (apparently he’s authorized to make that statement). I guess the city is in French Africa."