Politics 14 October 2013 Watch: Immigration minister Mark Harper tells Iraqi asylum seeker to leave the UK Confronting Esam Amin on the <em>Sunday Politics West</em>, Harper said that his claim to stay in Britain was "ridiculous". Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML Immigration minister Mark Harper told an asylum seeker he "should leave the UK" live on television. Speaking on the BBC's Sunday Politics West, Harper told five-time asylum applicant Esam Amin that his claim was "ridiculous". Harper asserted that the Iraqi had no right to remain in this country. Watch: › The Fed is going to have scant and unreliable data to hand Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Katy Perry just saved the Brits with a parody of Donald Trump and Theresa May Emmanuel Macron: a populist eruption from the liberal centre What does it mean for Ukip if it loses in Stoke-on-Trent Central?