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New York Daily News: BTS angers Chinese with Korean War diss, Samsung yanks online merch

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South Korean K-pop boy band BTS seems to have stepped in it – internationally, that is. After winning an award celebrating cooperation between the U.S. and South Korea, band leader RM lauded the sacrifices both nations had made during the Korean War – but with no mention of China or North Korea. In response brands doing business in China are pulling BTS references from their virtual shelves and social media platforms online.

New York Daily News