NEW YORK: Random House says it plans to publish a memoir by Khizr Khan, the immigrant from Pakistan who spoke at the Democratic National Convention about his Army captain son's combat death in Iraq and criticised the anti-Muslim rhetoric of then-Republican nominee Donald Trump. The company said on Wednesday in a news release that the untitled memoir is to be published in the fall of 2017. It also said Khizr Khan's wife, Ghazala Khan, will contribute. In his convention speech, Khan told how his son, Captain Humayun…
WASHINGTON: Khizr Khan, the father of a decorated American soldier killed in Iraq and who lashed out at Donald Trump during Hillary Clinton’s election campaign for saying his son would still be alive if Trump had been president at the time, said he has no regret for criticising him. Khan told NBC10 Philadelphia on Thursday that he did the right thing by speaking out against Trump and against a temporary ban on Muslims entering the United States. “As a grateful citizen of this country, whenever you see that your…
NEW YORK: Nazar Naqvi has faithfully voted Republican for more than three decades. After Donald Trump's feud with Muslim parents who lost a son in battle for the United States, he has vowed not a single Republican will get his vote.
NEW YORK, UNITED STATES: Sales of pocket versions of the US Constitution have soared since the father of a fallen Muslim American soldier brandished a copy to denounce Donald Trump, igniting a major backlash against the Republican nominee.
WASHINGTON: Veterans groups and Republicans on Monday savaged Donald Trump's war of words with the parents of a slain Muslim American soldier, the latest example of the presidential nominee making statements considered beyond the pale. The feud has shaken the US presidential campaign and become a flash point 99 days before the November election that pits Republican Trump against Democrat Hillary Clinton. Criticism has poured in from outraged veterans groups, relatives of soldiers killed in action and even President…
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OHIO: US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump on Sunday of scapegoating the parents of a Muslim soldier killed in Iraq, after the Republican nominee took issue with remarks the soldier's father made at the Democratic National Convention.
WASHINGTON: Donald Trump hit back Saturday at accusations from the father of a slain Muslim soldier that the billionaire has "sacrificed nothing" for his country, saying he had employed thousands of people.
WASHINGTON: The father of a Muslim US soldier killed in Iraq accused Donald Trump of vilifying patriotic American Muslims while "sacrificing nothing" himself, in a steely rebuke that electrified the Democratic convention Thursday.