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These Libyan ex-militiamen were once linked to al-Qaeda. Now they wield power in a new order.

Today, as key players in the contest between Islamists and their rivals for the soul of the new Libya, Belhadj and his comrades represent a rare instance of former militants associated with al-Qaeda achieving not just legitimacy, but the ability to shape the course of a nation.

This is only an excerpt. You can read the full article on The Washington Post

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