Following in the footsteps of her husband, who visited Afghanistan and the Danish soldiers there last autumn, Crown Princess Mary was on a secret two-day visit to the country. She landed back in Denmark this morning, after visiting the Danish camps in Afghanistan. She was accompanied by the Danish minister of Defence, Søren Gade, as… Continue reading Crown Princess Mary’s visit to Afghanistan
Mette-Marit and the Civil Defense’s Winter Exercise
Today Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway was an observer at the Norwegian Civil Defense’s winter exercise at Vikafjellet between Hordaland and Sogn og Fjordane counties.
The Danish Home Guard
With Crown Princess Mary in training for the Danish Home Guard: Army, Billed Bladet has pulled out pictures from the time her mother-in-law, Queen Margrethe II, went through the training for the Airforce branch of the Home Guard. The Home Guard stands strong among the Danish female royals: the Queen’s sister, Princess Benedikte is… Continue reading The Danish Home Guard