P Stobtan at Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (photo courtesy Facebook)

Opinion: Phunchok Stobdan is a Fake Expert on Himalayan Geopolitics. 

By Darig Thokmay Phunchok Stobdan, a former Indian ambassador based in Delhi, has accused the Dalai Lama of keeping silent on the Sino-Indian border dispute in Ladakh and speculated that he may be in collaboration with Communist China during an Aaj Tak TV interview on May 29. The allegation immediately sparked a public protest in Ladakh and Buddhist communities elsewhere. In