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 ...
Minister Julian Fantino Joins CFL in Honouring Veterans - Canada NewsWire (press release) SikhSiyasat.NetMinister Julian Fantino Joins CFL in Honouring VeteransCanada NewsWire (press release)The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, participated in the coin toss at the Eastern semi-final game in Guelph. "The partnership between Veterans Affairs Canada and the Canadian Football League offers a wide reaching platform to ...Tensions over veterans charter remain as Canada marks Remembrance DayCTV NewsMinister Fantino Joins Operation Veteran in Recognizing Canadian Veterans ...Sacramento BeeCanada remembers Sikh war veteransHindustan TimesSun News Network -Wall Street Journalvšech 19 zpravodajských článků »
Veteran Versus Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino - Ottawa Citizen (blog) National PostVeteran Versus Veterans Affairs Minister Julian FantinoOttawa Citizen (blog)In response to an article I had about a Conservative organizer, Daniel Dickin, launching into an attack on veterans advocate Mike Blais and the group Canadian Veterans Advocacy, Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino issued a letter with his views.What we've done for veteransNational PostParliamentary Secretary Parm Gill Attends Annual Veterans Appreciation ...Canada NewsWire (press release)Senate Ceremony Marks Veterans' Week 2013The Herald | HeraldOnline.com24 Hours Vancouvervšech 7 zpravodajských článků »
Julian Fantino Calls White Poppies 'Offensive' To Veterans - Huffington Post Canada Guardian ExpressJulian Fantino Calls White Poppies 'Offensive' To VeteransHuffington Post CanadaA campaign to hand out white poppy pins is "an offensive attempt to politicize Remembrance Day," says Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino. Fantino, an MP for the Ontario riding of Vaughan, was responding to a campaign by the Rideau Institute in ...Minister Julian Fantino Marks Veterans' Week 2013Canada NewsWire (press release)Ministers Fantino and Nicholson Honour Veterans at Candlelight TributePR Newswire (press release)všech 493 zpravodajských článků »
Julian Fantino asks for clarity on Canada's obligation to vets - CBC.ca TheChronicleHerald.caJulian Fantino asks for clarity on Canada's obligation to vetsCBC.caVeterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino has asked a House of Commons committee to spell out precisely what kind of social and legal obligation Canada has to its soldiers. The issue is at the heart of a class-action lawsuit underway in B.C., where ...Fantino asks for clarity on Canada's obligation to vetsTheChronicleHerald.cavšech 24 zpravodajských článků »