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A frame grab from an amateur video provided by Syrian activists on Monday, May 28, 2012, purports to show the massacre in Houla on Friday that killed more than 100 people, many of them children. (AP Photo/Amateur video via AP Video)
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A frame grab from an amateur video provided by Syrian activists on Monday, May 28, 2012, purports to show the massacre in Houla on Friday that killed more than 100 people, many of them children. (AP Photo/Amateur video via AP Video)

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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.