Clinton accuses Trump of scapegoating Muslim soldier's parents

Khan, who's son Humayun was killed serving in the U.S. Army ten years after September 11, 2001, speaks at the Democratic National Convention in PhiladelphiaBy Amanda Becker CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio (Reuters) – U.S. 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. Trump, in an ABC interview that aired on Sunday, questioned why Ghazala Khan, mother of U.S. Army Captain Humayun Khan, stood quietly by her husband, Khizr Khan, as he took the stage at last week’s Democratic convention in Philadelphia. Trump suggested the mother might not have been “allowed” to speak.

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