RM made the comments during an awards ceremony in the United States. Photo: Big Hit Entertainment RM made the comments during an awards ceremony in the United States. Photo: Big Hit Entertainment
RM made the comments during an awards ceremony in the United States. Photo: Big Hit Entertainment

Boy band BTS hit by Chinese nationalist backlash over Korean war comments

  • Internet users react with fury after singer RM says group remembers shared ‘sacrifice’ with US in conflict where China fought on opposite side
  • Major brands including Samsung and Hyundai drop K-pop group from online adverts after it is accused of not considering Chinese people’s feelings

Topic |   South Korea
RM made the comments during an awards ceremony in the United States. Photo: Big Hit Entertainment RM made the comments during an awards ceremony in the United States. Photo: Big Hit Entertainment
RM made the comments during an awards ceremony in the United States. Photo: Big Hit Entertainment
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