Julian Fantino PC COM OOnt MP (Italian: Giuliano Fantino; born August 13, 1942) is a retired police official and the elected Member of the Parliament of Canada for the riding of Vaughan following a November 29, 2010 by-election. On January 4, 2011, Fantino was named Minister of State for Seniors, on May 18, 2011 he was as Associate Minister of National Defence and on July 4, 2012 to his current position as Minister for International Cooperation.
Prior to entering politics, Fantino was the Commissioner of the Ontario Provincial Police from 2006 to 2010,Toronto's Chief of Police from 2000 to 2005, and Ontario's Commissioner of Emergency Management from 2005 until 2006, and also served as chief of police of London, Ontario from 1991 to 1998, and of York Region from 1998 until 2000. ...
EMC news - Arnprior Rotary Club members made a trip to Parliament Hill on Oct. 24 to present a petition to their MP Cheryl Gallant and Minister of International Cooperation Julian Fantino.Mike McGinn and Gerhard Peters presented the petition, which was started to encourage the federal government to support efforts to eradicate polio.While the petition was started in August at the White Pine Festival in Arnprior, Rotary members were happy to stop collecting signatures after the government announced they would be matching funds raised by Canadian Rotarians. Through the Canadian International ...
OTTAWA-International Co-operation Minister Julian Fantino says Canada is concerned about "irregularities" seen in the run up to Ukraine's parliamentary election Sunday.
But he added the election observer mission in the post-Soviet country still has "expectations" the weekend vote will prove to be free and fair.
"Irregularities in the Ukraine electoral process raised over the past several months by independent election and media monitoring organizations, including Mission Canada, have created an uneven playing field for opposition candidates, media, civil society and the Ukrainian people ...
Canada could reconsider an agreement to buy new F-35 joint strike fighter jets, Julian Fantino suggested Tuesday, as partner countries re-evaluate their own commitments.
"We have not as yet discounted, the possibility, of course, of backing out of any of the program," Fantino, associate minister of national defence, told the House defence committee Tuesday.
"None of the partners have. We are not. And we’ll just have to think it through further as time goes on, but we are confident that we will not leave Canada or our men and women in uniform in a lurch, but it’s hypothetical to ...
Take time to honour our troops - Toronto Sun Toronto SunTake time to honour our troopsToronto SunI invite everyone to reflect on our great nation's impressive military history, and to take a moment to honour the service and sacrifices of those who have kept Canada strong, proud and free. Lest we forget. The Hon. Julian Fantino. Minister of ...a další »
Fantino with Harper when shots fired on Parliament Hill - Toronto Sun Toronto SunFantino with Harper when shots fired on Parliament HillToronto SunMONTREAL -. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was with Julian Fantino in a caucus meeting when gunfire erupted at Parliament Hill, the Veterans Affairs minister told the Toronto Sun Wednesday. Fantino says a sergeant-at-arms is a hero in his efforts to ...Toronto MPs Describe Taking Refuge During Parliament Hill ShootingHuffington Post CanadaVoces AmericanaeSouthCoastToday.comvšech 70 zpravodajských článků »
Shake-up underway at Veterans Affairs - Brampton Guardian Shake-up underway at Veterans AffairsBrampton GuardianOTTAWA - Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino is losing a key staff member in yet another sign that a major shake-up is underway in the politically troubled portfolio. Jacques Fauteux, Fantino's chief of staff and top adviser, revealed today that ...a další »
We're being threatened: Wife of alleged fake soldier - Ottawa Sun Ottawa SunWe're being threatened: Wife of alleged fake soldierOttawa Sun"I think we should, as Canadians -- I mean, even though we may be upset, offended, or otherwise ticked off, if you will -- I think the appropriate response is to let the authorities investigate it," Julian Fantino said Thursday evening. The former ...a další »