Feds offer full-time work to all military reservists as part of COVID-19 response

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The federal government is planning to offer full-time employment to all reservists in the Canadian Armed Forces until the end of the summer as it seeks to bolster the military’s ranks and help offset some of the economic damage from COVID-19. In a letter to military members and their families, chief of defence staff Gen. Jonathan Vance said reservists will likely serve close to home — but that could change. “I envision the Reserve Force serving initially within or close to their communities, but prepared to regroup rapidly should operations demand,” he wrote in the letter…