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

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

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

K-pop group BTS has been hit by a Chinese nationalist backlash for comments made about the Korean war, prompting some major brands to drop references to the band in online advertising.Internet users were angered after the boy band’s leader RM told an awards ceremony that the South Korean band would always remember the country’s “history of pain” and shared “sacrifices” with the United States.The war began 70 years ago when North Korea invaded the South. A US-led coalition then joined the…

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