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“Return of Superman” Twins Get Banned From TikTok

Return of Superman star Lee Dong Gook‘s oldest twin daughters, Lee Jae Si and Lee Jae Ah, have been “completely banned” from TikTok.

Soccer star Lee Dong Gook (heart) along with his older twin daughters, Lee Jae Ah (left) and Lee Jae Si (proper). | @jaeah_tennis/Instagram

The soccer star’s spouse and mom of the twins, Lee Soo Jin, shared in a since-deleted submit on her Instagram that the twins’ shared TikTok account has been eliminated after failing the verification course of.

TikTok’s message to the twins, studying, “We’ve got reviewed your attraction, however can not carry the ban as a result of following purpose: The faces within the pictures don’t match the government-issued ID.” | @supermom_sujin/Instagram

In keeping with the mother, TikTok wouldn’t settle for the twins’ passport pictures for verification—citing the platform’s age limitation as the explanation.

TikTok might ban your account if we imagine you’re below 13 years outdated (or below 14 in Indonesia, Quebec, and South Korea). Should you imagine we made a mistake, it’s possible you’ll submit an attraction.

— TikTok

The twins’ mother claimed that TikTok has banned the twins for not having the ability to affirm that each are over the age of 14 (the age restriction for TikTok in South Korea)—as a result of the twins “don’t appear to be their passport pictures” and so can’t be verified.

The twins’ passport pictures. | @supermom_sujin/Instagram

The twins have had no drawback utilizing their passports at airports… However TikTok gained’t allow us to move the verification step. We tried over ten occasions. How do these photos make them look 14? We’ve despatched a number of photos to get the accounts verified. But, TikTok retains giving us the identical reply time and again, claiming that the twins don’t appear to be their passport pictures. That is what occurs when South Korea turns into too good at taking nice photos.

— Lee Soo Jin

TikTok’s present attraction course of for banned customers does contain utilizing government-issued ID.

| TikTok

The mother complained that she “can’t contact TikTok” although she wish to attraction the choice and get “their reminiscences again.”

I can’t name them. I don’t know the best way to get in contact with them. Ought to I am going to TikTok’s headquarters and protest there? I’d just like the twins to get their reminiscences again…
#TikTokPermanentBan #BadTikTok

— Lee Soo Jin

The submit has since been deleted from the mother’s Instagram feed. And the twins’ TikTok account @jaesijaeah stays accessible, although the final replace comes from August 2023.


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The twins have been born in 2007, making them 17. As do most teenagers, the twins have been lively on all social media platforms—with Instagram being one among their extra in style channels for sharing updates and interacting with their followers.

Lee Jae Si is working towards a profession in modeling…

…whereas Lee Jae Ah has introduced her departure from the aggressive tennis world because of her deteriorating knee well being.

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