France : The “operational reserves,” comprising both former soldiers and civilians with no military background


Engaged for a period of one to five years, the reservist, aged at least 17 years-old may be required to perform the same tasks as the military.

The reserve will relieve stretched security forces who have amassed overtime following three major Islamic militant attacks in France since January 2015.

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