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Live Blog: Ukraine In Crisis


Summary

Latest News For September 21, 2017

-- Ukraine's president has repeated his call for a full United Nations peacekeeping mission, telling the world body that such a mission should be authorized to patrol Ukraine's border with Russia.

-- Transparency International on September 20 called on Ukraine to create an independent anti-corruption court to strengthen the country’s efforts to fight corruption.

-- A top European Union finance official said Kyiv needs to do more in fighting corruption and to pass pension and land reforms as conditions for receiving more financial aid from Brussels.

-- A top Crimean Tatar leader declared himself "only a citizen of Ukraine" as he lashed out in a final court statement at Russian prosecutors who have charged him with separatism.

*NOTE: Times are stated according to local time in Kyiv (GMT +3)

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Meanwhile, in New York City:

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A recent Apple ad featuring a Russian "cyborg" raised hackles among many Ukrainians (which is not really surprising given the symbolic significance of the term ever since the battle for Donetsk airport.) Here's how some of them have responded:

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