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A Look at Libya's Most Active Armed Groups

Analysts estimate there are up to 1,700 armed groups operating in Libya, where the central government has struggled to impose order since the 2011 ouster of Moammar Gadhafi. The groups are divided ideologically. Some have battled each other. The government has formed security alliances with others. Here is a look at some of the groups that have been most active in the country. Misrata Brigades: More than 200 militias are part of the heavily-armed Misratan Union of Revolutionaries,...

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