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Columbus Blue Jackets' Mark Letestu (55) and  Pittsburgh Penguins' James Neal (18) tangle during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 28, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mike Munden)

Columbus Blue Jackets' Mark Letestu (55) and Pittsburgh Penguins' James Neal (18) tangle during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 28, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mike Munden)

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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.