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First lady Michelle Obama gestures as she speaks to supporters at a campaign event at the James L. Knight Center, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Photo by: Wilfredo Lee
First lady Michelle Obama gestures as she speaks to supporters at a campaign event at the James L. Knight Center, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

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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.