Korean pop band BTS recently reacted to the killing of an African-American, George Floyd in the US. The video of the victim saying 'I can't breathe' while a police officer was kneeling on his neck went viral on social media and it probably enlightened us with what a society we're still living in. Modern-day America is no different and there's a long way to go before equality becomes the new norm. While celebs all over the world have condemned the horrific incident, BTS took extended their support and K-Pop Stans have been busy hailing them since then. Black Lives Matter: BTS Joins the Fight Against Racism After the Horrendous Killing of George Floyd (Read Tweet).

What is the meaning of K-Pop stans you ask? Well, in simpler words they are the hardcore fans of the Korean pop bands. While fans are everywhere, 'stans' is used to describe people who go above and beyond the average loyalty of most fans. In fact, their loyalty is like a shield that no one can break. They can't take criticism or hear anything remotely negative about the said artist. When it comes to BTS, they are also called as BTS Army. Ever since the pop band tweeted in support of #BlackLivesMatter movement, their army is busy making it a viral trend and their craze on Twitter is simply too much. Check out some of their reactionsBTS'Jungkook Tests Negative After Visiting COVID-19 Hotspot In Itaewon, South Korea; Agency Issues Apology.

Their Tweet

  A Simple Thank You Does the Trick

Yes, It Does Matter

More Love and More Peace

It Means a Lot

BTS Army is One Strong Family on Twitter

Fans Do Take Everything Personally

They are Also Inspiring Others

BTS Army is Crazy for Them

We Purple You

Do You Agree?

While some of their admirers are also insisting that they should empty their 'purses' and donate for the same initiative, a report suggests that they have already done the needful. The pop band has apparently donated a significant amount but they'd like to keep it private. Well,

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