The official representative of US State Department mark Toner commented on the incident in the Donbass, where the car of the OSCE mission exploded in the self-proclaimed LNR, which led to the death of one of the international observers and the wounding of two more.
“The white house is shocked and deeply saddened by the death of a U.S. citizen who worked as a paramedic in SMM OSCE on… separatist-controlled Eastern Ukraine. Directed deepest heartfelt condolences to his family, friends and loved ones and wish a speedy recovery to those who suffered in the explosion. The conditions to which the members of the monitoring mission, are extremely dangerous. US calls on Russia to use its influence on separatists to allow OSCE to conduct a full, transparent investigation into the incident,” said Toner.