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Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul, center, leaves the court after his team's 104-98 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 6 of the NBA Western Conference semi-finals on Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul, center, leaves the court after his team's 104-98 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 6 of the NBA Western Conference semi-finals on Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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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.