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New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, left, looks for the basket past Brooklyn Nets' Andrei Kirilenko during the first half of the NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, left, looks for the basket past Brooklyn Nets' Andrei Kirilenko during the first half of the NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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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.