Japanese TV show cancels BTS appearance after controversial photo of Jimin resurfaces


More information about the shirt and the current state of South Korea - Japan relations under the cut.

(Included for photos of the shirt. A translation of the tweet [courtesy of Naver Papago and reworded by me]: The T-shirt, which caused Japan's MSTE (Music Broadcasting) to unilaterally cancel BTS' scheduled appearance because Jimin wore it, is a shirt honoring the meaning of Korea's independence. If someone calls it an atomic bomb shirt, please correct them. It is a liberation shirt.)





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Waking up to a Guardian news alert about this was very weird.
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