The video, published by the group's Furqan media outlet, showed Musallam, 19, sitting in a room wearing an orange jumpsuit, talking about how he had been recruited and trained by Mossad. He said his father and elder brother had encouraged him.
After that, it showed Musallam being escorted to a field and then being shot in the head by a boy, described by an older, French-speaking fighter as one of the "cubs of the caliphate".
Reuters could not immediately verify the authenticity of the footage, which also appeared on Twitter feeds used by Islamic State supporters.
Israeli security officials said they were aware of the video but could not confirm that it was authentic.
The video, about 13 minutes long, showed Musallam on his knees when the boy armed with a pistol and wearing a military uniform fires one bullet into Musallam's forehead. The boy then fired three more shots into his body.
In the video, Musallam said he had joined Islamic State to report to the Israelis on weapons caches, bases and Palestinian recruits. Israel and his family denied that he was an Israeli spy. (Continue Reading.)
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Islamic State Executes Israeli Arab Muhammad Musallam, Accused of Being Mossad Agent
ISIS is training its "cubs of the caliphate" to execute enemies of the Islamic State. Meanwhile, children in the West are being taught never to criticize Islam.