Norway: Home Guard by Fredrik Naumann

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Norwegian Home Guard soldiers during exercise Djerv discuss a mission during a break. A soldier holds a newspaper with iamges of unrest following an Israeli commando raid on a flotilla of ships headed for Gaza..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.