You say, "Whatever way one looks at it, the end result is bad, especially for Israel." I'd say the end result was especially bad for those injured and killed, and for the Gazan's who will continue to suffered great depravation at Israel's hands. Per usual, Israel is unconcerned about the lives and rights of others.
Death toll from Yemen rebel attack rises to 55 after 10 Saudi troops killed (AP)
from the article: Straight into the trap