Ivanović in December 2011
|Born||1 April 1953|
Rznić, SAP Kosovo, FPR Yugoslavia
|Died||16 January 2018 (aged 64)|
North Mitrovica, Kosovo
|Cause of death||Assassination by gunshot wound|
|Political party||Serb List for Kosovo and Metohija|
Social Democratic Party (until 2009)
|Alma mater||University of Priština|
|Profession||Mechanical engineer, economist|
Oliver Ivanović (1 April 1953 – 16 January 2018) was a Kosovo Serb politician. He was the president of the civic initiative SDP operating in Kosovo.
Ivanović served as the State Secretary of the Ministry for Kosovo and Metohija from 2008 to 2012. He was also member of the Coordinating Center for Kosovo and Metohija.
Ivanović was arrested in January 2014 on suspicion of war crimes and sentenced to nine years in jail on 21 January 2016 for war crimes by judges from the EULEX Kosovo. However, the Appeals Court in Pristina annulled the guilty verdict on 12 February 2017 and ordered a new trial.
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- "Prominent Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic killed in drive-by shooting". telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
- "Ubijen Oliver Ivanović sa pet metaka iz zasede". blic.rs. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
- "Ubijen Oliver Ivanović". b92.net. Retrieved 16 January 2018.