Norwegian SOF mentoring the Afghani Crisis Response Unit TF 24 in Kabul during fighting on April 15 2012.

Norwegian Special Forces (FSK/HJK) had just taken over training/mentoring for CRU from New Zealand SAS two weeks earlier when Taliban launched their Spring Offensive.

Norwegian SOF mentoring the Afghani Crisis Response Unit TF 24 in Kabul during fighting on April 15 2012.

Norwegian Special Forces (FSK/HJK) had just taken over training/mentoring for CRU from New Zealand SAS two weeks earlier when Taliban launched their Spring Offensive.


Norwegian SOF mentoring the Afghani Crisis Response Unit TF 24 in Kabul during fighting on April 15 2012.

Norwegian Special Forces (FSK/HJK) had just taken over training/mentoring for CRU from New Zealand SAS two weeks earlier when Taliban launched their Spring Offensive.

Norwegian SOF mentoring the Afghani Crisis Response Unit TF 24 in Kabul during fighting on April 15 2012.

Norwegian Special Forces (FSK/HJK) had just taken over training/mentoring for CRU from New Zealand SAS two weeks earlier when Taliban launched their Spring Offensive.


Norwegian Army AFV at a shooting range outside Mazar E Sharif in Afghanistan. Defence media center / Torbjørn Kjosvold

Norwegian Army AFV at a shooting range outside Mazar E Sharif in Afghanistan. Defence media center / Torbjørn Kjosvold


POMLT (Police operational monitoring liason team, consisting of Norwegian and American soldiers and civilian police) in Dowlatabad in Faryab province, Afghanistan. Defence media center / Torbjørn Kjosvold

POMLT (Police operational monitoring liason team, consisting of Norwegian and American soldiers and civilian police) in Dowlatabad in Faryab province, Afghanistan. Defence media center / Torbjørn Kjosvold


POMLT (Police operational monitoring liason team, consisting of Norwegian and American soldiers and civilian police) on patrol in Dowlatabad in Faryab province, Afghanistan. Defence media center / Torbjørn Kjosvold

POMLT (Police operational monitoring liason team, consisting of Norwegian and American soldiers and civilian police) on patrol in Dowlatabad in Faryab province, Afghanistan. Defence media center / Torbjørn Kjosvold


Norwegian troops practicing combined arms tactics in Exercise Flotex Silver Rein 2012.

The exercise “Flotex Silver Rein” used to be three separate exercises: “Flotex” – a navy exercise, “Falcon Silver” – an air force exercise and “Rein” – an exercise for ground forces.

The aim of the exercise is to practice procedures, interaction and a common understanding of the situation between the different land, naval and air units.

Norwegian troops practicing combined arms tactics in Exercise Flotex Silver Rein 2012.

The exercise “Flotex Silver Rein” used to be three separate exercises: “Flotex” – a navy exercise, “Falcon Silver” – an air force exercise and “Rein” – an exercise for ground forces.

The aim of the exercise is to practice procedures, interaction and a common understanding of the situation between the different land, naval and air units.


Norwegian troops practicing combined arms tactics in Exercise Flotex Silver Rein 2012.

The exercise “Flotex Silver Rein” used to be three separate exercises: “Flotex” – a navy exercise, “Falcon Silver” – an air force exercise and “Rein” – an exercise for ground forces.

The aim of the exercise is to practice procedures, interaction and a common understanding of the situation between the different land, naval and air units.

Norwegian troops practicing combined arms tactics in Exercise Flotex Silver Rein 2012.

The exercise “Flotex Silver Rein” used to be three separate exercises: “Flotex” – a navy exercise, “Falcon Silver” – an air force exercise and “Rein” – an exercise for ground forces.

The aim of the exercise is to practice procedures, interaction and a common understanding of the situation between the different land, naval and air units.


Norwegian marinejegerkommandoen on a training exercise.

Norwegian marinejegerkommandoen on a training exercise.


Norwegian marinejegerkommandoen on a training exercise.

Norwegian marinejegerkommandoen on a training exercise.


Norwegian marinejegerkommandoen on a training exercise.

Norwegian marinejegerkommandoen on a training exercise.


Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.

Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.


Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.

Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.


Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.

Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.


Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.
[Notice the MG]

Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion in training.
[Notice the MG]


Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion on a training exercise, sometime in 2012 or 2013.

Soldiers from the Norwegian Hans Majestet Kongens Garde(His Majesty the King’s Guard) battalion on a training exercise, sometime in 2012 or 2013.