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File - In this May 27, 2014 file photo, Republican Dan Patrick smiles as he faces the media at a polling place on election day, in Houston. Patrick’s victory Tuesday in the Republican primary for lieutenant governor_an especially powerful position in Texas _ over 11-year incumbent David Dewhurst should not only push a deeply red state even farther to the right but could signal the second coming of Cruz. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)

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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.