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Rep. Michael McCaul, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, stands on the balcony of his hotel, which overlooks the Olympic Park, in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Nataliya Vasilyeva)

Rep. Michael McCaul, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, stands on the balcony of his hotel, which overlooks the Olympic Park, in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Nataliya Vasilyeva)

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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.