20121122-191755-pic-963645728.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Irina Ahissou, 5, waves to Santa Claus as she sits on the shoulders of her brother Stely Ahissou, 12, during the parade in Philadelphia on Thursday. (Associated Press)

Irina Ahissou, 5, waves to Santa Claus as she sits on the shoulders of her brother Stely Ahissou, 12, during the parade in Philadelphia on Thursday. (Associated Press)

Featured Photo Galleries

Mahan 3.jpg

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.