07 Mar '11, 2pm

Actor Hyun Bin joined the Marines on Monday for his military service in South Korea

Actor Hyun Bin joined the Marines on Monday for his military service in South Korea

South Korean actor Hyun Bin waves during a meeting with fans and the media before an admission ceremony for new soldiers at the Marine Corps recruit training centre in Pohang. -- PHOTO: REUTERS SOUTH KOREA - ACTOR Hyun Bin joined the Marines on Monday for his military service in South Korea. 'I have received great attention and love in the year 2010 and now I have been ordered by my country (to serve in the military). I will return the love you have given me in two years and I will spend those two years well,' Hyun said in the farewell message to his fans gathered in front of the Marines Corp training base. He also said he was grateful to those who spared time to come here to see him and promised to be back. He will take part in a five-week training in Pohang, North Gyeongsang Province, before being posted to a unit where he will serve for the next 21 months. Thousands of ...

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