A Palestinian swims while holding a Palestinian flag during a protest against Israel's interception of Gaza-bound ships at Gaza's seaport in Gaza City, Monday, May 31, 2010.
This video image released by the Turkish Aid group IHH purports to show an Israeli military vessel at sea in international waters off the Gaza coast near a ship convey carrying aid to Gaza.
Israeli medics rush an injured man for treatment at the Rambam hospital in the northern Israeli city of Haifa, Monday, May 31, 2010.
Palestinians look at a floating memorial sign during a protest against the Israeli naval commando raid on a flotilla attempting to break the blockade on Gaza, at the port in Gaza City, Tuesday, June 1, 2010.
Palestinian Hamas supporters wave green Islamic flags and photos of Sheik Raed Salah, the leader of the northern branch of the Islamic Movement in Israel, during a protest against Israel's interception of Gaza-bound ships at Gaza's seaport in Gaza City, Monday, May 31, 2010.
Turkey, which had been a close Muslim ally of Israel, used some of the harshest language against the Jewish state for launching the raid against the flotilla, accusing Israel of using state terrorism. In this photo, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his lawmakers at the parliament in Ankara, Turkey on Tuesday, June 1, 2010.
Protesters hold a banner that reads ''We support the fleet of freedom'' during a rally from the Israeli Consulate to Taksim square in Istanbul, Monday, May 31, 2010. About 10,000 people gathered in the Turkish capital to protest Israel's military assault on a convoy of six humanitarian aid ships traveling to Gaza.
An Egyptian woman holds a scarf with an Arabic inscription "Jerusalem, we are coming" while chanting anti-Israeli slogans demanding the closure of the Israeli embassy and the expulsion of the ambassador at a protest in front of the foreign ministry in Cairo, Egypt Monday, May 31, 2010.
Israeli soldiers pass by students demonstrating in support of Israel following a deadly raid by Israel's navy on an aid flotilla bound for the blockaded Gaza Strip, outside the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Tuesday, June 1, 2010. A banner, left, reads in Hebrew: "(Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip) Erdogan is blood-thirsty."
Palestinian children hold up red and white carnations during a protest against the Israeli naval commando raid on a flotilla attempting to break the blockade on Gaza, at the port in Gaza City, Tuesday, June 1, 2010. Palestinians in Gaza declared a general strike and a day of wrath following Israel's deadly naval raid on an aid flotilla bound for the blockaded Gaza Strip on Monday.
Israeli commandos rappelled down to an aid flotilla sailing to thwart a Gaza blockade on Monday, clashing with pro-Palestinian activists on the lead ship in a raid that left at least nine passengers dead.