Norway: Home Guard by Fredrik Naumann

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Thomas K. Pålshaugen  (center) and his squad enjoys a break at a local petrol station. Norwegian Home Guard soldiers during exercise Djerv..The Home Guard has traditionally been designated to secure important  domestic installations in case of war or crisis. With the cold war long gone, a war in Afghanistan and budget cuts, there is a debate over the Home Guard's role in the future.