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Tesla founder, Elon Musk, challenges Putin to single combat over Ukraine



South African billionaire and Tesla founder Elon Musk has challenged Russian President Vladimir Putin to “single combat”, with the “stakes” being Ukraine.

Taking to the microblogging site, Twitter on Monday afternoon, the Tesla founder wrote Putin’s name in Russian and Ukraine written in Ukrainian.

Musk tweeted: “I hereby challenge (Vladimir Putin) to single combat.

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“Stakes are (Ukraine).”

Musk did not stop there, he also tagged the Kremlin in a follow-up tweet.
“Do you agree to this fight?” he asked in Russian.

The post has unsurprisingly gone viral as people can’t quite believe what it is they are reading.

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