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'Jihadi Junior' appears in ISIL execution video, calling on fighters to 'kill the kuffar'

A young boy appeared in an Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant propaganda video Sunday, apparently calling on fighters to kill non-believers.

On Monday, the boy's grandfather identified him as Isa Dare - the son of U.K. woman Grace Dare, who travelled to Syria in 2012 after she was radicalized online, the Telegraph reported. Before he was identified, the British press was referring to the youngster as "Jihadi Junior."

"I was surprised when I saw the picture," Henry Dare, the grandfather, told the Telegraph. "It's definitely him. Of course I'm worried but there's nothing I can do now."

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