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SpaceX’s Musk says Starlink has been told by some governments to block Russian news -Breaking


© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at the Automotive World News Congress held at the Renaissance Center Detroit on January 13, 2015. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

(Reuters] – SpaceX chief Elon Musk claimed that Russia has blocked its Starlink satellite broadband services, and not Ukraine.

In a tweet, he stated that “We will never do so except at ‘gunpoint’. Sorry to be a freedom-of-expression absolutist.”

Musk also said that SpaceX was reprioritized to cyber defense & overcoming signal jamming, will cause slight delays in Starship & Starlink V2.

SpaceX’s chief earlier this week warned of the possibility that Starlink in Ukraine could be “targeted”. This warning was made after Russia invaded Ukraine last week.

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