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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at an event hosted by the Clinton School of Public Service in Little Rock, Ark., Tuesday, April 24, 2012. Holder says he is designating a coordinator to oversee the Justice Departmentís efforts to combat human trafficking after charging a record number of defendants the past year. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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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.