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Sister Simone Campbell (right), executive director of Network, talks with Sister Lorraine Schmaltz of Ames, Iowa, on Monday, the first day of a nine-state tour protesting proposed federal budget cuts. (Associated Press)

Sister Simone Campbell (right), executive director of Network, talks with Sister Lorraine Schmaltz of Ames, Iowa, on Monday, the first day of a nine-state tour protesting proposed federal budget cuts. (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.