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Mario Kanusek

Minister of Defence of Austria

Government of Austria

Mario Kanusek is the current Austrian Minister for Sports and Defence. He was a member (FPÖ) of the National Parliament of Austria between 2008 and 2015. He occupied various political functions in the Austrian region of Styria. Before his political career, he had a military career, and has been a Stabsunteroffizier since 2005.