Muslim father of soldier killed in Iraq goes viral for his challenge to Donald Trump.

Muslim father of soldier killed in Iraq goes viral for his challenge to Donald Trump.
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Khizr Khan, the father of Army Captain Humayun Khan—killed by a speeding car bomber after sending his unit and civilians to take cover, posthumously awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart —stood by his wife and issued a very direct challenge to Donald Trump. Specifically, to read the Constitution. Social networks lit up immediately afterwards.

Khan began by discussing his belief in the country he immigrated to, and his son's sense of service before turning to the man who has proposed a ban on all Muslim immigration. The other big moments of the evenings came when he told Trump "you have sacrificed nothing" for America and "Hillary Clinton was right when she called my son the best of America.' If it was up to Donald Trump, he never would have been in America.

The remark immediately started trending on Twitter, with much of the reaction coming from conservatives wondering why Trump made this moment possible.

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Here are Khan's full remarks, as prepared:

Tonight, we are honored to stand here as the parents of Capt. Humayun Khan, and as patriotic American Muslims with undivided loyalty to our country.

Like many immigrants, we came to this country empty-handed. We believed in American democracy — that with hard work and the goodness of this country, we could share in and contribute to its blessings.

We were blessed to raise our three sons in a nation where they were free to be themselves and follow their dreams.

Our son, Humayun, had dreams of being a military lawyer. But he put those dreams aside the day he sacrificed his life to save his fellow soldiers.

Hillary Clinton was right when she called my son "the best of America."

If it was up to Donald Trump, he never would have been in America.

Donald Trump consistently smears the character of Muslims. He disrespects other minorities, women, judges, even his own party leadership. He vows to build walls and ban us from this country.

Donald Trump, you are asking Americans to trust you with our future. Let me ask you: Have you even read the U.S. Constitution? I will gladly lend you my copy. In this document, look for the words "liberty" and "equal protection of law."

Have you ever been to Arlington Cemetery? Go look at the graves of the brave patriots who died defending America — you will see all faiths, genders, and ethnicities.

You have sacrificed nothing and no one.

We can't solve our problems by building walls and sowing division.

We are Stronger Together.

And we will keep getting stronger when Hillary Clinton becomes our next President.

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