Czech injured in OSCE security incident in Ukraine

A car belonging to the OSCE’s Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine exploded after driving over a mine in the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic in the east of the country. An American doctor is reported to have been killed, and a Czech and German member of the team were injured. Both are reported to be stable. The Czech was driving the car at the time of the incident. Both the Ukrainian military and separatist forces were reportedly observing a ceasefire at the time. Separatists claim the OSCE car had strayed from its route. The incident is being investigated.