US soldiers promise Muslim girl scared by Donald TrumpU.S. service men and women stood up and ensured an 8 year old girl from Dallas, Texas that she had nothing to fear.  The child was fearful of comments made by GOP frontrunner Donald Trump to ban Muslims from the US.

Sadly this same sentiment has been echoed by many of his bigoted supporters.

Earlier this month Melissa Chance Yassini, took to Facebook to explain the devastating effect that the GOP frontrunner’s comments had had on the child.

Sad day in America when I have to comfort my 8 year old child who heard that someone with yellow hair named Trump wanted…

Posted by Melissa Chance Yassini on Wednesday, December 9, 2015

The anti-immigration, anit-muslim rhetoric by Trump and his followers have a very familiar sound that has been echoed throughout history.

However, at this point in history members of the U.S. military, which is not yet under the authority of commander-in-chief the Donald, agreed with Sofia’s mom. They began reaching out to the little girl on social media, assuring her that the army isn’t coming to tear her from her home, and promising to protect her and her family.

I need your help my friends. Will you help me please?? I am asking all my friends in the Armed Forces, Active or…

Posted by Kerri Peek on Thursday, December 17, 2015

US soldiers promise Muslim girl scared by Donald Trump