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New Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) skates during warm ups before an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. Callahan was acquired by the Lighting in a trade with the New York Rangers for Martin St. Louis. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

New Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) skates during warm ups before an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. Callahan was acquired by the Lighting in a trade with the New York Rangers for Martin St. Louis. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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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.