Video shows U.S. capture of Al-Qaida suspect
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Al-Qaida leader Anas al-Libi. Photo by AFP PHOTO / FBI

A video obtained by the Washington Post reportedly shows U.S. commandos nabbing a wanted Libyan Al-Qaida operative in Tripoli last year.

The grainy black-and-white footage from a closed-circuit camera "provides a rare glimpse of a U.S. covert operation," according to the Post.

The video claims to show Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, more commonly known as Anas al-Libi, driving up to his house at 6:38 A.M. and then getting yanked out of his car and being shoved into a white van by U.S. Special Operations forces.

Libi was wanted in connection with the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings in East Africa, which left 258 people dead and more than 5,000 injured.

He pleaded not guilty to terrorism charges in October and is awaiting trial in New York.