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Blood Money or diyya is an Shariah principle that arose to avoid feuds and independent application of lex talionis or retribution.
A few days later, however, he may have heard indications that Hamas members were involved, for on television he said that if 'we [i.e. Hamas] have done anything wrong, we will pay diyya' (blood money, a traditional Palestinian way of resolving such an issue).