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This Normandy-style barrier fence along the U.S.-Mexico border near Columbus, N.M., features extra low and high bars to prevent livestock from crossing and possibly spreading disease. (Associated Press)

This Normandy-style barrier fence along the U.S.-Mexico border near Columbus, N.M., features extra low and high bars to prevent livestock from crossing and possibly spreading disease. (Associated Press)

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Say hello, Assad: See the Navy warships off the coast of Syria

The Navy has sent four warships — USS Ramage, USS Mahan, USS Gravely and USS Barry — armed with ballistic missiles into the eastern Mediterranean Sea amid violence in Syria. Navy ships are capable of a variety of military actions, including launching Tomahawk cruise missiles as they did against Libya in 2011.