Trump Calls Capt. Khan a 'Hero' Amid Blowback Over Remarks to Family

Trump Calls Capt. Khan a 'Hero' Amid Blowback Over Remarks to FamilyRepublican nominee Donald Trump, facing backlash over his controversial remarks about the family of slain Army Capt. Humayun Khan, continued to aggressively push back against critics this morning. Khizr Khan used the opportunity to praise his son, describing him as a “wonderful, patriotic, deliberate” person. In an interview with ABC News affiliate WSYX, in Columbus, Trump said he had “great honor” for Humayun Khan and called him a “hero.” But he defended his remarks based on his claim he was attacked.

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