SM Entertainment Apologizes for Kangin’s Failure to Attend Mandatory Reserve Army Training
SM Entertainment extended words of apology regarding controversy surrounding Super Junior‘s Kangin, and the reports that he did not attend any mandatory reserve army training.
On a phone call with SBS funE on April 17, a representative from SM said, “There was an oversight because of schedules and personal reasons. In the future, we will make sure that this will never happen.”
Indie band 10cm‘s Kwon Jung Yeol faces a similar controversy, and his representatives also expressed that he seems to have overlooked his duties because of his album preparations and promised that he will not overlook it again.
Police indicted them without detention for the offense and have forwarded the cases to prosecution.