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Elon Musk challenges Putin to a fight over Ukraine

Andy Vilchez
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Elon Musk challenges Putin to a fight over Ukraine – Social Media
The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has publicly challenged Putin to a fight.

The eccentric billionaire Elon Musk is back in the news for his statements. On this occasion, the CEO of Tesla and Space X has publicly challenged Russian President Vladimir Putin to a fight.

This would not be the first time that the tycoon has been the center of attention due to the things he says on Twitter. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has stated on several occasions that they are trying to get someone to control what the tycoon says on his social networks.

The truth is that the South African businessman has many followers and great economic muscle. This makes his words, even when they are in jest, carry some weight, especially when he talks about his companies.

The challenge to Putin for the freedom of Ukraine

Elon Musk challenges Putin to a fight over Ukraine – Social Media
In a series of tweets, the businessman has made his challenge public.

Today has been quite a busy day for Musk on social media. However, the most controversial tweet has been the one in which he challenged Putin to a fight. According to the tweet, the winner would stay with Ukraine, the tycoon is not the first time that he shows his support for the country that is besieged by Russia.

Musk also assured that the fight would only last a few seconds and he would come out victorious very easily. He even assured that on one occasion he lifted a sumo world champion.

Tweet en el que Musk reta a Putin a una pelea.

In the tweet, you can read: "I hereby challenge Vladimir Putin to a (hand-to-hand) combat. The prize is Ukraine." As expected, the Russian government has not responded to the message, since like many, He has taken it as one of the many jokes that the tycoon makes.

The memes have not been long incoming

As expected, the Internet community has not taken long to start making memes on the subject. Twitter was filled with hundreds of memes on the subject and Internet users took it as a joke.

Uno de los memes sobre el tema.

Without a doubt, this has been the topic of interest on Twitter today. One of the tycoon's specialties (apart from business) is controversy and it works out well for him.