SYRIA_WEB_20121204_0001 - Washington Times
Skip to content

Syrians and Jordanians carry the body of Moath al-Rawashdy, 30, who was killed by Syrian forces shelling, during his funeral procession in Ramtha City, north of Amman, Jordan, on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. Al-Rawashdy was killed in Tafas village, in the Syrian city of Daraa, on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon)
Photo by: Mohammad Hannon
Syrians and Jordanians carry the body of Moath al-Rawashdy, 30, who was killed by Syrian forces shelling, during his funeral procession in Ramtha City, north of Amman, Jordan, on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. Al-Rawashdy was killed in Tafas village, in the Syrian city of Daraa, on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon)

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.