Héctor Enrique Olivares

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Héctor Enrique Olivares

Héctor Enrique Olivares (18 February 1958 − 12 May 2019) was an Argentine politician, engineer and agricultural producer. A representative of the Radical Civic Union (UCR), he served as a member of the Chamber of Deputies from 2015 until his death in 2019. He was born in La Rioja.[1]

On 9 May 2019, Olivares and his adviser, Miguel Marcelo Yadón, were critically wounded after being shot in Buenos Aires. The men were transferred to nearby Hospital Ramos Mejía,[2] where Yadón was pronounced dead on arrival.[3] Olivares succumbed to his injuries on 12 May 2019.[4]


  1. ^ "Héctor Enrique Olivares" (in Spanish). Directorio Legislativo. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Balearon al diputado Héctor Olivares en la esquina del Congreso y asesinaron a su acompañante". Clarín (in Spanish). 9 May 2019. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  3. ^ O'Grady, Siobhán (9 May 2019). "Security footage captured moment Argentine lawmaker and aide were shot in 'mafia-style' ambush". The Washington Post. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Murió Héctor Olivares, el diputado baleado cerca del Congreso". El Cronista (in Spanish). 12 May 2019. Retrieved 13 May 2019.