BTS may be allowed to perform while serving in military. Defense Secretary Lee Jong-seop said there may be a way to allow members of the K-pop supergroup BTS to perform abroad while completing their mandatory military service.
He said Lee Ki-sik, a member of the Military Manpower Administration (MMA), was also discussing various alternative military service options in parliament so that the seven could continue to serve after being drafted.
In South Korea, all healthy men are legally required to serve in the military for about two years, but Olympic medalists and internationally awarded classical musicians are required to serve in the military in recognition of their role in the rise of war. may be exempted from The reputation of the country abroad.
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