Ministry of National Defence of the Republic of Korea announced on Monday that it is considering various regulatory measures against cryptocurrency as it could harm soldiers' morale. This is reported by The Korea Times.
Starting Monday, the ministry began blocking access to online cryptocurrency trading systems at internet cafes on military bases.
We are going to announce specific countermeasures for cryptocurrency transactions made in military units. The ministry is in internal talks to confirm whether it is against military regulations.
Ministry of National Defence statement
The defense ministry also said it will offer a series of financial education programs for soldiers, as it is hard for them to access financial and banking information inside military camps.