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In this Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013 photo, a rainbow arches across the horizon during New Year's Eve festivities on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Sugar Loaf is pictured on left. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)

In this Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013 photo, a rainbow arches across the horizon during New Year's Eve festivities on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Sugar Loaf is pictured on left. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)

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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.