BTS fans, known as ARMY, reacted emotionally to releasing the initial military pictures of RM (Kim Namjoon) and V (Kim Taehyung). The serious expressions on their faces in these widely circulated photos have stirred feelings among ARMY members.
All members of the popular music group are currently fulfilling their mandatory military service for the South Korean army. The unveiled pictures capture RM and V at the beginning of their military journey, both donning serious poses.
Fans have shared supportive comments, like “Take care Nam and Tae. Thank you for your service” and “I miss them. Glad they are okay and safe.” A third comment reads, “Yes, captain.” The post also includes tags associated with the BTS members and their military service.
Update on BTS Members’ Military Service and Upcoming Plans
All BTS members, including RM and V, are currently enlisted in the military, following the mandatory service required of eligible male citizens in South Korea. The members are anticipated to return to group activities in 2025 after completing their military terms.
On the work front, Kim Seokjin (Jin), the eldest BTS member, is set to release his album in 2024. Jin had previously shared that he would be the last member to release a complete album. Other members like J-hope, RM, Suga, Jimin, V, and Jungkook have pursued solo projects.
Forbes Korea Recognition for BTS’s V
In a notable recognition, Forbes Korea named BTS’s V the “Best K-pop Idol of 2023.” This acknowledgement highlights V’s success and influence throughout the year, particularly with the release of his debut solo album, “Layover,” setting a record by selling 1,672,138 copies on its first day.
V’s achievement has sparked joy among fans, with many considering him the “standard” in the K-pop industry. Forbes Korea, known for its lists and rankings, holds a prominent position in providing insights into influential individuals, top-performing companies, and leaders in South Korea.
Details of BTS Members RM and V’s Military Photos
Recent images of BTS’s RM and V in military uniforms have surfaced on social media, generating excitement among fans. The photos reveal the two members at the Nonsan military camp in Korea, undergoing five weeks of initial training. While V has applied for the elite forces, RM will serve as a regular soldier.
Fans have noted that V resembles his father in the photos, drawing comparisons between the two. The fanbase, ARMY, has reacted emotionally to the images, expressing relief and appreciation for the members’ well-being. Additionally, V’s promotion to platoon leader, leading a group of soldiers in his basic military camp, has been celebrated by fans and netizens alike.