February 5, 2023

Dawson County Journal

Dawson County, Nebraska

Ombudsman Slams Military’s Treatment of Injured Reservists, Rangers

Canadian Armed Forces ombudsman Gregory Lick is criticizing the military’s treatment of ill and injured reservists and Canadian Rangers, saying the organization is failing to address long-standing gaps for Canada’s part-time soldiers.
The gaps were first identified by the ombudsman’s office during four separate investigations between 2015 and 2017, at which time the military promised to take action by implementing nine watchdog recommendations.
But in a new report released late Monday, the ombudsman’s office found that none of the nine recommendations have been fully implemented over the past five-plus years.
“Certainly, I’m disappointed that they haven’t been able to action or make progress on all the recommendations,” Lick said in an interview….
Source: The Epoch Times