BTS member V, also known as Kim Taehyung, has commenced his 'Special Duty Team' training at the ARMY general school administration. On January 16, the Layover singer successfully completed his basic military training alongside RM, graduating with distinction. Recognized for his outstanding performance, he earned the 'elite' soldier rank. Following the completion of basic training, he has now embarked on more intensive and rigorous training.
After completing the initial five-week training at the Nonsan Training Center, which started on December 11, Taehyung was observed on January 18 boarding a train headed to Jonghaenggyo Bridge. Donning a military uniform from head to toe and maintaining a calm and composed demeanor, he was seen carrying a black backpack on his shoulder and holding another large military bag.
Starting today Taehyung will go through three weeks of training at Army General administrative school. From the reports of ex-trainees the SDT training at the school is so difficult that many trainees are unable to endure the process and opt to leave the school. Taehyung will be… pic.twitter.com/YHhptW47GV— TAE GUIDE (@taeguide) January 18, 2024
Reportedly, the Special Duty Team program includes automatic rifle training, rigorous physical conditioning, marksmanship development, close-quarters combat skills, and equipment familiarization.
Jimin completes his military service with honours. Jimin marked the culmination of his 5-week basic military training on January 18 with a graduation ceremony. Recognised as the top performer in his unit, the BTS star received the title of the best trainee and was honoured with the 'Honour of Exemplary with commendation' by the Chief of Division. Additionally, Jimin assumed the responsibility of taking the oath on behalf of his fellow trainees during the graduation ceremony.
After the graduation ceremony, Jimin's father shared a series of photos with his cherished son on his official Instagram account for the cafe APP. In his post, he greeted followers, saying, "Hello, I'm ZM-illennial. Did you all bring your umbrellas? Like it's going to rain soon. It's cloudy." He expressed comfort for those awaiting rain news and extended gratitude to those who were concerned, wishing everyone a moist day. He added, “Thanks to ARMY's support and love, 1 year and 5 months can be a long time, but it can be a short time. Spring rain, rainy rain, showers, and heavy rain will be next to you. ARMY gave me a lot of strength. I heartily thank you.”