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BTS might perform while serving in the military


According to the South Korean defense minister, military service may not be a barrier to BTS performing. Every man in the nation is typically required to spend 20 months in the military between the ages of 18 and 28. BTS members were given the option to postpone starting their duty until they were 30 starting…

Postponement of BTS’ Military Service


On November 26th, Arirang News reported all seven members of BTS applied for postponement of mandatory military service.   South Korea’s military service has been regulated since 1948 by the Constitution of South Korea, saying in Article 39 that all citizens shall have a duty of national defense. Military Manpower Administration was created in the same year…