Motohiro Fujii is Senior Researcher of National Institute for Defense Studies, Ministry of Defense, Japan. He earned B.A. and M.A. from Keio University. His main research interests are Modern Chinese Politics and the Second Sino-Japanese War. His publication includes: “The Koumintang Army in the War Termination Process of 1945: From Counterattack against Japan to Restoration of Authority”, Security and Strategy, Volume 1 (Aug 2020); “Jukei Kokumin Seifu no Biruma Kokkyo Seisaku to Gunji Senryo 1942-1945” [Chinese Nationalist Government’s Military Policy toward Burma-Yunnan Border 1942-1945] in Nitchu Shusen to Sengo Ajia e no Tenbo [The Termination of the Second Sino-Japanese War and the Prospect for the Post-War Asia], edited by Hatano Sumio, Kubo Tōru and Nakamura Motoya, Tokyo : Keiogijukudaigakushuppankai, 2017.