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South Korean men between the ages of 18-28 are required to serve in their military for at least 18 months.

BTS member Jin, is the oldest member at 29 years old.

They extended his military requirement so he could continue to perform with BTS But now it is time for him to serve.

There has been an ongoing debate about members of the group serving in the military.

The Defense Minister wants a survey to be implemented to decide if the group members should have to serve.

A private survey conducted earlier this year showed 60% of respondents supported military exemption for the group.

Men who refuse to serve in S. Korea’s military are jailed.

Do you think BTS members will have to serve?

 

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