Xiumin, a member of K-pop boy band EXO, has uploaded on his SNS account a selfie showing his new military-style haircut, hours before officially starting his military service Tuesday.


The 29-year-old, whose real name is Kim Min-seok, is set to enter a military boot camp in Gangwon Province in the afternoon to start his 21-month military service as an active-duty soldier.

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Ahead of the enlistment, Xiumin posted an uncaptioned selfie showing his new haircut online Monday, marking his impending military service.


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This was after he officially bade farewell to his fans in a fan meeting called “Xiuweet Time” at Jamsil Arena in southern Seoul on Saturday.

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Xiumin is the first EXO member to temporarily leave the band to fulfill the mandatory military service.

After his enlistment, his solo single “You” will hit the music scene Thursday, a special song dedicated to his fans.(Yonhap)

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