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Norway’s “Hunter Troop” The World’s First All-Female Special Forces| Foreign Affairs

Norway’s “Hunter Troop” The World’s First All-Female Special Forces| Foreign Affairs

In the spring of 2014, Tora, a 20-year-old living in Norway, received a letter from the armed forces inviting her to try out for Jegertroppen, or the Hunter Troop, a new Special Forces unit and the world’s first all-female military training program. Tora, who had recently graduated from high school and had, out of interest in a military career, visited an armed forces open day, did not hesitate to apply.

Source: Norway’s Female Soldiers | Foreign Affairs