8caa50e184c12622230f6a7067005f17.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Navy's Shawn Lynch, right, pulls in a pass as Army's Josh Jackson chases during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Photo by: Matt Slocum
Navy's Shawn Lynch, right, pulls in a pass as Army's Josh Jackson chases during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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.