The Kremlin on Monday described Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and Tesla, as “interesting” for talking to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Audio Social Network Clubhouse.
Elon Musk, the richest man in the world, came up with the idea on Twitter.
Do you want to join me for a conversation about the clubhouse? He tagged the official Kremlin account in English.
It is a great honor for me to talk to you, Added a strange billionaire in the Russian language.
When asked by the press on Monday, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called for the proposal
However, we must first understand what this means and what is proposed in practice. […] Before responding to it, Recalls Vladimir Putin, he said
Do not use social networks.
Clubhouse Social Network Audio lounge platform currently offered by invitation only.
A place at the heart of negotiations?
Elon Musk’s proposal came last November when his company, SpaceX, sent four astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS), signaling that Russia was losing its monopoly on space.
SpaceX’s Dragon capsule is currently the second aircraft to reach the ISS, along with the Russian Soyuz, which has provided all visits to the station since 2011 after the closure of American shuttles.
Russia’s space sector is booming amid corruption scandals, innovations and new science projects. SpaceX is a very important player in these areas.
Elon Musk, who aspires to colonize Mars, is also active in fields such as cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence.