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#DonaldTrump just smeared a dead Muslim soldier's parents over their convention speech

#DonaldTrump just smeared a dead Muslim soldier's parents over their convention speech

Marshall/Rex Shutterstock via ZUMA Press In one of the most poignant speeches of the Democratic National Convention, the father of a Muslim soldier who died in Iraq condemned Donald Trump, saying the GOP nominee had "sacrificed nothing and no one." Trump responded on Saturday by arguing that he, too, has made sacrifices for the country by creating jobs. And he questioned why the soldier's mother, who appeared on stage with her husband but did not speak, had remained silent, suggesting that perhaps this had to do with family's Muslim faith. On Thursday, Khizr and Ghazala Khan, the parents of Purple Heart recipient U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, appeared at the convention in Philadelphia to highlight their son's heroism and their family's patriotism. At one point, referring to the Republican nominee's proposal to halt Muslim immigration, Khizr Khan asked Trump, "have you even...

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