Media 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". 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 From only £1 a week Subscribe More Related articles Boris Johnson shows why he remains a contender with his best speech George Osborne’s love bombing of Labour voters should terrify the opposition If George Osborne was going to take Labour’s infrastructure idea, why did he wait two years?