Africa
7:49 am
Sun October 13, 2013

Why Libyan Prime Minister Was Kidnapped, Then Freed

Originally published on Sun October 13, 2013 8:47 am

Ali Zeidan was abducted and then released last week after the U.S. raided Tripoli to capture a senior al-Qaida suspect. Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin speaks with professor Dirk Vandewalle, author of A History of Modern Libya, about Zeidan's many opponents and the role of militias in Libya.