Document Title Increase in the Likelihood of a Major War after the End of 1956. Report by the Joint Intelligence Committee
Reference CAB 158/3
Conflicts Cold War
Themes Foreign Policy and International Relations, Military Intelligence and Operations
Regions Africa, East Asia, Europe, Middle East, South Asia
Countries Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Korea, Latvia, Mongolia, Pakistan, Persia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, Yugoslavia
Document Type Memoranda, Reports
Organisations Chiefs of Staff, Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee
People Paul Gleadell, William Hayter, Douglas Packard, Edward Parry, Lawrence Pendred, Josef Stalin, Kenneth Strong


threat of war with the USSR, contingency planning, war preparations, predicting enemy intentions, economy, military strength, assessing enemy strength, air power, naval strength, Soviet satellite states, Soviet strategy, Soviet foreign policy, industry, oil, resources, Soviet army, Soviet air force, Soviet navy, nuclear weapons, biological warfare, chemical warfare

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