Norway aims to solve its prison overcrowding problem by outsourcing inmates to the Dutch.
Under a government proposal 300 Norwegian prisoners are to be sent to serve their sentences in the Netherlands which has spare jail capacity.
Norway apparently has a waiting list for convicted felons before they can serve time!
Norway’s political opposition says the whole idea is too much of a short term solution.
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