Serbian political leader in Kosovo killed in drive-by shooting


January 16, 2018 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos

PRISTINA, Serbia – The leader of the Civic Initiative SD Party, Oliver Ivanovic, was assassinated on Tuesday in Kosovska Mitrovica.

“Apparently, he died on the spot. We know now that he received five gunshot wounds. He was immediately sent to hospital and doctors tried to save him, but this was to no avail,” his lawyer Nebojsa Vlajic said.

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The hospital head said it was impossible to save him from his wounds and police in Kosovo also confirmed the murder.

The assassination occurred as he outside the party building.

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