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The city of Havana can be seen in the background as people fish from a dock in Havana Bay. The United States imposed an economic embargo on Cuba 50 years ago to pressure the regime of Fidel Castro. (Associated Press)

The city of Havana can be seen in the background as people fish from a dock in Havana Bay. The United States imposed an economic embargo on Cuba 50 years ago to pressure the regime of Fidel Castro. (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.