Xiumin from Exo has been effectively discharged after 18 months’ service in the South Korean armed forces, the group’s management say. Photo: SM Entertainment Xiumin from Exo has been effectively discharged after 18 months’ service in the South Korean armed forces, the group’s management say. Photo: SM Entertainment
Xiumin from Exo has been effectively discharged after 18 months’ service in the South Korean armed forces, the group’s management say. Photo: SM Entertainment

K-pop’s Xiumin is back! Exo member returning to public life after serving in the South Korean military

  • Xiumin, the eldest member of Exo and thus the first to report for military service, will leave uniform shortly, group’s management SM Entertainment says
  • All South Korean males must serve in the armed forces, and three of Xiumin’s band mates – Suho, Chen, and D.O. – are still enrolled in the military

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Xiumin from Exo has been effectively discharged after 18 months’ service in the South Korean armed forces, the group’s management say. Photo: SM Entertainment Xiumin from Exo has been effectively discharged after 18 months’ service in the South Korean armed forces, the group’s management say. Photo: SM Entertainment
Xiumin from Exo has been effectively discharged after 18 months’ service in the South Korean armed forces, the group’s management say. Photo: SM Entertainment
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