Tuesday, February 27

Musk: will keep funding Ukraine, even though Starlink is losing money

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Elon Musk said on Saturday that his rocket company SpaceX would continue to fund its Starlink internet service in Ukraine, a day after he said it could no longer afford to do so.

Musk tweeted: “the hell with it … even though starlink is still losing money & other companies are getting billions of taxpayer $, we’ll just keep funding ukraine govt for free.”

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It was not immediately clear whether Musk’s offer was genuine or if he was expressing sarcasm. (Reporting by David Ljunggren; Editing by Sandra Maler)