PROTEST.jpg - Washington Times
Skip to content

Benjamin Jealous, president of the NAACP, talks to the media as the Rev. Al Sharpton and the Rev. Jessie Jackson, back, listens before the march and rally for slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin on Saturday, March 31, 2012, in Sanford, Fla. (AP Photo/Julie Fletcher)
Photo by: Julie Fletcher
Benjamin Jealous, president of the NAACP, talks to the media as the Rev. Al Sharpton and the Rev. Jessie Jackson, back, listens before the march and rally for slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin on Saturday, March 31, 2012, in Sanford, Fla. (AP Photo/Julie Fletcher)

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.