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Al-Qaida leader captured in Libya
TRIPOLI, Libya (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - American forces have captured a man on the FBI's most wanted list. An al-Qaida leader known by his alias, Anas al-Libi, was wanted for his role in the 1998 bombing of U.S. embassies in east Africa.
His relatives say he was taken outside his house in Tripoli, Libya early Saturday morning. There were no American casualties during the operation.
U.S. officials say this capture represents a significant blow to what remains of the core al-Qaida organization.