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Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel (6) runs for a touchdown in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. Florida won 31-17. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel (6) runs for a touchdown in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. Florida won 31-17. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

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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.