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LUGANSK, August 6. /TASS/. Head of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR) Igor Plotnitsky is taken to hospital after an assassination attempt, the LuganskInformCenter reported on Saturday.
"Plotnitsky this morning got injured in a blast near his car," the agency said.
The republic’s head was taken to a Lugansk hospital. Several more people got injures in the blast, which damaged facades of several houses nearby. The police are working at the crime scene.