Trump's allies and advisors are counseling him to avoid fights like this, which only play into the hands of his Democrat rivals:
While Mr Khizr Khan claims to have retreated from his public spat with Donald Trump, he still continues to parade himself in front of the media.
Needless to say, a movement has sprung up to get Khizr Khan to run for political office:
If Khan were to manage to get elected as a US Congressman, he could become the new voice for Pakistan in the US Congress:
I salute the martyrs & the soldiers of Pakistan, I am always sentimental on the way Muslims are defamed: Khizr Khan pic.twitter.com/j1VUa9vBg7— Dunya News (@DunyaNews) August 4, 2016