Jimin from the pop band BTS. The star provoked a storm in November 2018 when he wore a T-shirt showing the atomic bomb in Hiroshima which called for an end to the second world war in 1945. Photo: jamjam.kr

Why do patriotic Korean stars like BTS member Jimin risk their popularity on social media?

BTS’ Jimin, Sunny from Girls’ Generation and actress Sulli feel the ire of Japanese fans, while Song Hye-kyo somehow avoids the blame game

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Jimin from the pop band BTS. The star provoked a storm in November 2018 when he wore a T-shirt showing the atomic bomb in Hiroshima which called for an end to the second world war in 1945. Photo: jamjam.kr
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