Former Libyan rebels say seized prime minister over al Qaeda capture

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TRIPOLI, Oct 10 (Reuters) - A group of former Libyan rebelssaid it seized Prime Minister Ali Zeidan from a Tripoli hotel onThursday because of his government's role in the U.S. capture ofa top al Qaeda suspect in the Libyan capital.

"His arrest comes after the statement by John Kerry aboutthe capture of Abu Anas al-Liby, after he said the Libyangovernment was aware of the operation," a spokesman for thegroup, known as the Operations Room of Libya's Revolutionaries,said refering to the U.S. Secretary of State.

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