BTS’ Jin Responds to Jungkook’s Heartfelt Letter Before Military Enlistment


On November 22, 2023, a momentous announcement arrived from BIGHIT MUSIC, marking a significant milestone in the journey of BTS. Members RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook commenced their enlistment process for military service, signaling a pivotal moment for the internationally acclaimed K-pop group.

Jungkook, BTS’s youngest member, shared a poignant letter with their devoted fandom, ARMY, on Weverse, revealing his plans to enlist in December. In his heartfelt message, Jungkook conveyed a mix of emotions, acknowledging the weight of the decision while reminiscing about the cherished moments shared with ARMY.

Amidst the emotional tone of Jungkook’s letter, BTS member Jin, currently serving in the military, injected his signature humor into the situation. Responding to Jungkook’s heartfelt announcement, Jin humorously commented multiple times with ‘Kekeke,’ a playful expression of laughter in South Korea. Fans familiar with Jin’s playful nature found his response consistent with his tendency to jest with fellow members.


ARMY expressed their amusement at Jin’s lighthearted reaction, noting how his playful comments provided a moment of cheer amid the emotional news. Some fans shared that although they were initially moved reading Jungkook’s heartfelt letter, Jin’s playful remarks couldn’t help but bring a smile to their faces.

In his letter, Jungkook extended heartfelt gratitude for the steadfast support, laughter, and love from ARMY. While acknowledging that he couldn’t expect fans to wait indefinitely, Jungkook humbly requested their patience. He assured fans of his return to the stage as a more mature artist and bid them well wishes for a happy and healthy life.

As BTS members embark on their military service, fans eagerly anticipate updates and continue to show unwavering support for RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook during this significant chapter in their careers.