0d266960b7baba0a4e0f6a7067007067.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Miami Marlins' Reed Johnson, right, rounds third base past New York Mets starting pitcher John Lannan after hitting a home run in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 17, 2014, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Miami Marlins' Reed Johnson, right, rounds third base past New York Mets starting pitcher John Lannan after hitting a home run in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 17, 2014, in Jupiter, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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.