1801d1c1d83e6c14550f6a7067005178.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) hits the ball away from San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) and guard Marco Belinelli in the second half of Game 4 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) hits the ball away from San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) and guard Marco Belinelli in the second half of Game 4 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

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.