The Flotilla organizers are getting what they want - publicity. More than that, they are getting the kind of publicity they want. Publicity that makes Israel look very bad. Israel seems obsessed and terrified, using any means to thwart the flotilla. The Flotilla organizers knew they would create bad publicity for Israel. They must be amused to find they do not even have to sail to get what they wanted. The Charm Twins, Netanyahu and Liebermann have once again managed to make the worst of a lose-lose situation.
IDF strikes Gaza targets in response to rocket fire (Haaretz)
from the article: In dealing with flotilla, Israel is anything but smart