Elon Musk claims Starlink internet service is enabled over the country

The billionaire was arrested on Twitter by Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov.

Elon Musk claimed in a tweet on Saturday in response to a call from a Ukrainian official that his group SpaceX had activated Starlink satellite internet service in Ukraine and that the company was sending equipment to the country. “Starlink service is now up and running. More terminals are on the way“, affirmed on Twitter the boss of Tesla and the astronautical group SpaceX.

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Ten hours earlier, Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov had challenged the billionaire on the social network, asking him to provide Ukraine with Starlink stations. “While you are trying to colonize Mars, Russia is trying to occupy Ukraine! If your rockets land successfully from space, Russian rockets attack Ukrainian civilians! We ask you to provide Ukraine with Starlink stations“Wrote the Ukrainian official, in charge of the digital sector, on Saturday morning. He also called on Elon Musk to encourage “sane russiansto oppose their government.

SpaceX on Friday launched a second shipment of about 50 Starlink satellites to provide internet connectivity to customers around the world. On Saturday, it was unclear how users in Ukraine had the ground capabilities to receive the service.

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