The eldest member of the K-pop boy band sensation BTS, Kim Seok-Jin is set to enlist in the military this December. He will receive five weeks of basic military training course in Yeoncheon and will receive his official assignment afterward.
Under South Korean law,all able-bodiedmen between the ages of 18 and 35 are expected to serve 18 to 21 months in the military.
In 2022, BTS decided to focus on their solo careers and begin their military service respecting the country’s law. Jin is the first to enter mandatory military service from BTS.