Its getting closer and ARMY are scared!
Jin is the oldest member of BTS (born in 1992) and Suga is the second oldest member in BTS (born in 1993).
According to the new military laws, Jin will likely enlist in the military by 2020 because men are only allowed to delay their military service until they’re 28 years old (international age). Jin will turn 28 in 2020.
Suga will follow him and is likely to enlist in 2021. However, there are other concerning laws that ARMY are afraid of. According to the new military laws, men over 25 years old (international age) must receive permission to travel overseas. Men aged 25-27 can receive up to 5 leaves over 2 years period with one leave being the maximum of 6 months.
This means that starting next year; it’ll be more difficult for all of BTS members to participate in overseas schedule. Suga will also face difficulties starting the latter half of next year.
BTS are a global success that brings a lot to the economy and are often overseas for various reasons such as tours, award ceremonies and more.
The debate around granting BTS an exemption from the military is a trending topic. Fans have different reasons why they should/shouldn’t serve the military.
BTS successfully completed their Europe Tour recently and are now preparing to attend their global fan meeting in the next couple of days in both Busan and Seoul.
What do you think of this?