#ONE_OF_A_KIND_GD is currently trending worldwide. That’s because Kwon Ji-yong, or better known as G-Dragon (권지용) has officially has officially been discharge from military service.
AllKpop reported that approximately 3000 VIPs (as BIGBANG fans are lovingly called) showed up at the headquarters of South Korean Army’s Ground Operations Command in Yongin, Seoul, to greet their idol .
— Welcome back Jiyong (@frsheilish) October 26, 2019
— snidget🍑 d-0 jiyong is BACK (@snidget2) October 26, 2019
Initially, the K-pop star was supposed to be discharge at an area near the border of with North Korea (where the African swine flu is being contain). The intention was to minimise traffic in the area.
After bowing to the crowd, the BIGBANG leader stated, “I have returned after successfully wrapping up my mandatory military service, and I want to thank you all for waiting for me, and also thank you for coming today. Now that I am no longer a soldier, I will now return to my career as a singer and give my best efforts.”
G-Dragon’s family members also showed up to congratulate him in person.
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G-Dragon served around 1 year and 8 months of mandatory military service. Fellow members Daesung and Taeyang will be discharged in November.