About Melaine Furey

Melanie Furey is a research professional from Cleveland currently working abroad in Ciudad Colón, Costa Rica. Most recently Melanie worked as US Senator George V. Voinovich's Research Coordinator where she carried out several research projects on topics including the Arab Spring, the Syrian Civil War, diversity in the United States and American political parties. Now Melanie works as a teacher and is conducting independent research on US foreign policy, Costa Rica and Central American issues and other related topics while abroad. Melanie holds a B.A. in Economics from Allegheny College and a Masters Degree in International Relations from Cleveland State University.
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What You Need To Know About ISIS’s March Across Iraq and the Kurdish People

Over the course of the past two months, Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) forces have made their way down through Iraq from Turkey and Syrian borders, trampling over the Iraqi army, enflaming sectarian violence and overtaking important oil reserves that are key to Iraq’s economic vitality. Their well funded forces are so strong…
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