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Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith, Michael Stone, left to right, Oliver Ekman-Larsson, from Sweden, look on as Calgary Flames' Lance Bouma celebrates his goal during second period NHL hockey action in Calgary, Canada, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith, Michael Stone, left to right, Oliver Ekman-Larsson, from Sweden, look on as Calgary Flames' Lance Bouma celebrates his goal during second period NHL hockey action in Calgary, Canada, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

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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.