BTS’ J-Hope Reveals Reason for Conscription Plans and Calms ARMY Down
ARMYs knew this would happen eventually, but that didn’t lessen the emotional impact many felt GREAT MUSIC revealed that btsIt is J-hope ended his deferral from military service, meaning he is now eligible for call-up.
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We would like to inform our fans that j-hope has initiated the military recruitment process by requesting the termination of his recruitment moratorium.
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We ask for your continued love and support for j-hope until he completes his military service and returns safely. Our company will spare no effort to support our artist.
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Shortly after the official announcement, J-Hope took to Weverse to reassure fans in a livestream, where he showed up with his usual upbeat energy.
He warmed the heart, the Weverse lived all around others; From reassuring the ARMY to supporting his peers, J-Hope showed his true self by making sure others were taken care of first.
To keep the ARMYs positive, J-Hope revealed he’s been contemplating when to commit since last year. He eventually decided that earlier enlistment would mean he could return to the precious ARMYs sooner and show off his selfless personality.
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🐿 I think I’ve been thinking about this plan since last year. After Jin Hyung entered, I thought about when to do it. I made my decision pic.twitter.com/Tl2UunA9kh
– (leftovers ~) Kookie Mona JIMIN🐥FACE (@JJUNGKOOK_mona) February 26, 2023
I think I’ve been thinking about this for the past year. After Jin-hyung walked in, I wondered when I should do the same. As I thought about it, I decided the sooner I got in, the sooner I could come back and show you something good.
— J-Hope Translated by @ryuminating/Twitter
When the announcement was made, he was contacted by his colleague Jin, who is currently doing his military service. Jin had words of wisdom for the young member and helped him know what to prepare.
🐿️ how was the phone call with Jin Hyung? He called me the moment the review came out, hehe, like “yhooooope…I got the news!”
🐿️ we talked about this and that about the process and he also advised me on thingspic.twitter.com/6kwg68ROex
– Sel⁷ (@BTStranslation_) February 26, 2023
Well, as soon as the ad came out, (Jin) called me. (Laughs) He said, “J-Hooooooope. You’re next.” I asked him this and that. He sort of told me what to prepare…yeah…”
Jin then went public with his endorsement with some additional advice dongseng. Check out their hilarious exchange in the article below!
BTS’ Jin has been joking about J-Hope’s upcoming military service for days