Gary Kent has worked in Parliament for 34 years. He is Director of
Labour Friends of Iraq and Secretary of the All-Party Parliamentary
Group on the Kurdistan Region in Iraq. He is a regular writer on
Kurdistan and a visiting fellow at Soran University. He writes in a
Our Voice of the Fortnight is the Middle East Institute's Ross Harrison, Paul Salem, and Randa Slim reflecting on 9/11’s impact on US policy in the Middle East over the past 20 years and how its legacy has been viewed by the region.