Siwan Bids Fans Goodbye For The Next 2 Years By Heading In For His Basic Military Training

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Siwan bids fans goodbye for the next 2 years by heading in for his basic military training
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Siwan bids fans goodbye for the next 2 years by heading in for his basic military training

Singer/actor Siwan bid fans goodbye for the next two years before heading in for his basic military training. 

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Siwan greeted both fans from all over the world and the press on July 11 at noon KST, and stated, "Enlisting feels like I've finally gotten around to the homework I've been putting off. I will do well and return." When asked whether or not the ZE:A members gave him any encouragements, Siwan answered, "When Kwanghee came out for a vacation, he told me, 'Have a good time'." 

Vocal Duo As One Writes Goodbye Letters To Fans After 18 Years As A Group
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Vocal Duo As One Writes Goodbye Letters To Fans After 18 Years As A Group

On June 5, RB duo As Ones agency Brand New Music revealed handwritten letters for fans ahead of the groups disbandment.

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Lee Min thanked fans for their unconditional support over the past 18 years, writing, Although we did not release music often, every time we did, I was so touched and thankful while reading your comments. She assured, This is definitely not the end of As One! We will return with good music someday! We promise! She ended by wishing health and happiness for their fans while they say goodbye for now.

Im Siwan Bids Farewell And Enlists In The Military
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Im Siwan Bids Farewell And Enlists In The Military

Im Siwan gave a short farewell to fans on July 11 prior to his official enlistment in the military.

The actor’s new military buzz cut was met by loud cheers from fans, and he gave a salute in response.

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Im Siwan said, “Enlisting feels like I’m finally doing homework that I’ve been putting off for a while. I’ll do my best.” When asked about his fellow ZE:A members sending him off, he said, “Kwanghee came out on leave [from the military] and told me to do well.”

Siwan is appointed as an assistant instructor after receiving high scores during basic training
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Siwan is appointed as an assistant instructor after receiving high scores during basic training

Boasting about being number one in his entire school during his early school days, Siwan is also excelling in the military. He was recently appointed as an assistant instructor thanks to his high achievements during basic military training. 

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On September 19, Plum Entertainment stated, "Siwan will be serving as an assistant instructor in Gyeonggi's Yangju City 25th division basic army training center."

Ji Chang Wook completes 5-week basic military training
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Ji Chang Wook completes 5-week basic military training

Actor Ji Chang Wook has completed his rigorous, five-week basic military training!

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On September 21, a representative of Glorious Entertainment stated,"Ji Chang Wook received an award for his high achievementupon completing basic training. He has been dispatched to the artillery brigade division in Kangwon's Cherwon County."

Photos of Ji Chang Wook during his basic training surfaced online, showing the actor looking sharp in his professional military gear. Ji Chang Wook left for the military on August 14, and is scheduled to return in May of 2019.