In a revelation that sent shockwaves through social media, BTS members Jimin and Jungkook have embarked on their military service together, igniting a blaze of excitement among their devoted fanbase. Enlisting under the buddy system, the inseparable duo is navigating the rigours of mandatory military duty side by side.
The spark of this revelation came from a netizen who shared insights from their acquaintance's son, a fellow trainee alongside the beloved idols. According to the source, Jimin and Jungkook are practically inseparable, maintaining their close friendship even in the demanding environment of military life.
Please take care Jungkookie and get well soon we love you ❤️🩹 pic.twitter.com/7GPKRbIpuF— 𝕾𝖍𝖆𝖎𝖓𝖊𓂀¹³ (@Acesjikook) January 24, 2024
Details from a training session further illuminated the duo's camaraderie. Despite nursing an injury that prevented participation, Jungkook stood on the sidelines as Jimin secured the third position in a race. Fans were thrilled to witness Jimin's caring and approachable nature as he initiated a conversation with a fellow trainee, showcasing the genuine connection he fosters.
someone about jikook in the army: “they stick together 24/7”— busans 😴 (@explainkm) January 24, 2024
as expected of the only members who can’t stay apart and decided to do their service together pic.twitter.com/shGJdM9KND
The online buzz reached its peak with a heartwarming viral picture capturing Jimin and Jungkook sharing smiles and conversation. Standing closely together, the image serves as tangible evidence of the enduring friendship between the two during their military service.
Having commenced their military duty on December 12, 2023, Jimin and Jungkook completed their five-week basic training on January 15. BIGHIT MUSIC celebrated their achievements by sharing photos from the graduation ceremony. Jimin, posing proudly with his father, earned the title of 'Exemplary' from the Chief of Division and was hailed as the 'best trainee' in his unit.
Jimin's exceptional dedication was rewarded with an early promotion and a well-deserved four-night vacation at his home base. As fans continue to celebrate the unbreakable bond between Jimin and Jungkook, this chapter in their military journey adds another layer to the endearing story of BTS's brotherhood.