20130121-203748-pic-324383519.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content


Bundled up against the Washington cold, Afrika Lewis (left) and Ausja Mason of Birmingham, Ala., watch Monday’s inaugural ceremonies on a smartphone. (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.