Mideast Israel Palest_Bone.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

** FILE ** In this Aug. 20, 2010, file photo, a Palestinian woman, right, splashes cold water on other female worshippers to cool them off as the temperature rises in front of the Dome of the Rock Mosque during the second Friday prayers of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
Photo by: Muhammed Muheisen
** FILE ** In this Aug. 20, 2010, file photo, a Palestinian woman, right, splashes cold water on other female worshippers to cool them off as the temperature rises in front of the Dome of the Rock Mosque during the second Friday prayers of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

Featured Photo Galleries

Mahan 3.jpg

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.