Monday, March 4

Fuck off Elon Musk: the acid response he received on Twitter for commenting on Ukraine | Digital Trends Spanish

Perhaps to divert attention, perhaps sincerely, it is not very clear why Elon Musk made several posts on Twitter to deliver a peace plan for Ukraine and Russia.

However, the tweets tesla owner They did not cause a good reception among the users of the social network.

Ukraine-Russia Peace:

– Redo elections of annexed regions under UN supervision. Russia leaves if that is will of the people.

– Crimea formally part of Russia, as it has been since 1783 (until Khrushchev’s mistake).

– Water supply to Crimea assured.

– Ukraine remains neutral.

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 3, 2022

Let’s try this then: the will of the people who live in the Donbas & Crimea should decide whether they’re part of Russia or Ukraine

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 3, 2022

It was a four-part proposal that Musk tweeted to his 107 million followers on the platform, one that involved recognizing Russia’s claims to the Crimean peninsula, which Russia illegally annexed from Ukraine in 2014, and a commitment by Ukraine to remain neutral. and not join NATO.

Musk also suggested redoing the fake referendums on Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s occupied territories, referendums held last month by Russian-installed officials in Ukraine (he proposed letting “the people” decide); and guarantee Crimea’s access to water.

Ukraine’s most official response was swift: Ukrainian diplomat Andrij Melnyk summed up the general sentiment when tweeted to Musk: “Fuck is my very diplomatic response to you @elonmusk.”

Fuck off is my very diplomatic reply to you @elonmusk

— Andrij Melnyk (@MelnykAndrij) October 3, 2022

Even Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy weighed in, releasing his own poll, asking his far fewer 6.6 million followers which @elonmusk they like better, the one that’s pro-Ukraine or the one that’s pro-Russia.

which @elonmusk do you like more?

— Володимир Зеленський (@ZelenskyyUa) October 3, 2022

The Kyiv Post newspaper also took part in the discussion today, referring to Musk’s native South Africa: “Elon, you are a great guy and thanks for the Starlink, but it would be very wonderful if you held votes on things you know. We don’t hold votes on apartheid and Nelson Mandela.”

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