Damian Hinds said: "France and ourselves are some of the strongest allies in the world, with a great deal in common."
"Do you know I don’t have that figure at my fingertips," she told LBC's Nick Ferrari.
The broadcaster came under fire after his comments about a deportation flight to Jamaica.
Staff member tells HuffPost UK they are glad to see former Ukip leader go, and calls for a person of colour to replace him on the radio.
Holly And Phillip Struggle To Keep A Straight Face During 'Bizarre' Easter Bunny Debate On This Morning
Nick Ferrari may have taken things a little too seriously during the This Morning discussion.
Home secretary defends new strict rules designed to clamp down on low skilled workers.
The prime minister also refused to actually look at a photograph of Jack Williment-Barr, 4, sleeping on a pile of coats in A&E with suspected pneumonia.
The gesture seized on by people on social media was in fact Johnson mimicking host Nick Ferrari, LBC presenter says – not an indicator to stop.
Commons leader clarifies his comments after sparking outcry, revealing he "meant to say" he would have also listened to the fire brigade’s advice.
Cricketer was convicted of beating up his girlfriend but was named in ex-PM's resignation honours list.