Suga will be the third member of BTS to begin mandatory military service
Last Sunday, BigHit Music issued a new statement related to the military enlistment of Suga, member of BTS. According to the company, the idol is expected to report to the Armed Forces on September 22, to begin his basic training.
Check out the full statement:
This is BIGHIT MUSIC.
Thank you for your continued support of BTS. We have more information about Suga’s military service.
Suga will begin his mandatory service on September 22nd.
There will be no official event on the day he begins his service or the day he enters training camp. We kindly ask fans to refrain from visiting Suga at his place of work during the period of his service. Please convey your warm greetings and encouragement only in their hearts.
Additionally, be vigilant to avoid being negatively affected by unauthorized tours or product packages that illegally utilize the artist’s intellectual property. Our company will take appropriate measures against attempts at any commercial activity that makes unauthorized use of the artist’s intellectual property.
We ask for your continued love and support for Suga until he completes his service and returns. Our company will also strive to provide any support he needs during this period.
With your enlistment, Suga He will be the third member of BTS to begin mandatory military service. Before him, they are already in the army Jinwho enlisted in December 2022, and J-Hopewhich began work in April.
In June this year, South Korean authorities told the Sports Chosun portal (via CNN) that it is expected that, by the end of 2023, all BTS members will be enlisted in the army. To date, there is no information on when RM, Jimin, V It is Jungkook will begin mandatory military service.