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How to actually serve as soldiers-celebrities?

OneKorea— Military service in South Korea is compulsory for all men over the age of 18 years, the lifetime, depending on the type of troops, is from 21 to 24 months. There is also an alternative civil service, the duration of which can reach 3 years.

In South Korea unauthorized evasion of military duties is of a particularly sensitive (and criminal) nature. The employer may refuse, arguing that the fact that you “otkosil” from army, therefore, are undisciplined worker and malicious violator of the law.

Do not avoid punishment, even senior politicians, when it becomes known that they or their children are not properly given duty. Celebrities attempt to evade the army also severely repressed.

But while ordinary South Korean citizens, with the gnashing of angry teeth, go to serve in the army, while you study or work, for pop stars it is a real challenge. Now the trends in the entertainment industry are changing at an incredible rate and more and more stars debut every year. There is no warranty for this or that actor that after 22 months of service his popularity or the number of the fan base will remain the same. So it is no surprise the attempts of celebrities Continue reading