Why Libyan Prime Minister Was Kidnapped, Then Freed

Oct 13, 2013
Originally published on October 13, 2013 6:47 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.