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Elon Musk Challenges Vladimir Putin to ‘Single Combat’ for Ukraine

“Do you agree to this fight?” he asked in Russian.

Elon Musk.

Elon Musk.

Photographer: Samuel Corum/Bloomberg

Billionaire Elon Musk has challenged Russian President Vladimir Putin to “single combat”, with the “stakes” being Ukraine.

With Mr Putin’s name written in Russian and Ukraine written in Ukrainian, the Tesla chief executive tweeted: “I hereby challenge (Vladimir Putin) to single combat.