The York chapter of Amnesty International will host a Burmese scholar, who will talk Thursday about human rights in his native country of Burma, officially named the Union of Myanmar.

Tun Lin Moe, who specializes in disaster preparedness and development, will speak at the group's 7 p.m. meeting at Cobblestone's Restaurant and Sports Emporium, in the loft. The event is free.

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