|Document Title||Soviet Intentions in Berlin. Report by the Joint Intelligence Committee|
|Document Date||10 October 1949|
|Themes||Foreign Policy and International Relations|
|Countries||Germany, Russia, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, Yugoslavia|
|Document Type||Reports, Memoranda|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Joint Intelligence Committee (Germany), Joint Intelligence Staff, Ministry of Defence, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, William Hayter, Douglas Packard, Lawrence Pendred, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
Berlin, occupied Germany, Soviet foreign policy, contingency planning, predicting enemy intentions, Soviet satellite states, blockades, partition, economy, communism, food supplies, sabotage, transportation, resources, finances, communications, public opinion, propaganda, airlifts, air warfare, subversion
1. Possible Consequences of an Extension by United Nations Forces of the Korean War; 2. Scale and Nature of Attack on Sea Communication; 3. Reviewioe the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 4.; 5. Visit of the Director of Military Intelligence to Germany; 6. Lecture to the Joint Services Staff College; 7. "Communist Ethics"; 8. Soviet Strategy and Cpacity in the Event of Total War in 1952 and 1955; 9. Certain Intelligence Reports from the Far East
1. Soviet Pronouncements as an Indication of Future Intentions; 2. Review of Fundamental Arguments Regarding Certain Interests, Intentions and Capabilities; 3. Facilities Available to Service Attaches; 4.; 5. Possible Proposal by the Soviet Government, at the London Conference in November, 1947, for the Withdrawal of All Occupation Troops from Germany; 6. Armed Forces in the Far East; 7. Visit of the Chief of the Intelligence Division of the Control Commission for Germany; 8. Economy in Manpower and Expenditure of Foreign Currency in Connection with Service Attaches; 9. Anti-British Subversive Activities in the Middle East
1. Arrest of Nazi Conspirators in W. Germany; 2. Visit of L.G. Security Service to Kenya; 3. Visit of L.G. Security Service to Italy; 4. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and Other Sensitive Areas; 5. Survey of World Communism; 6. Communist Propaganda Pamphlets; 7. Soviet Strategy in the Event of General War; 8. Revision of S.G. 161/3
1. Technical Aspects of Soviet Air Defence; 2. Russian Research and Development; 3. Joint Intelligence Map Room; 4. Russian Theory of War; 5. The Egyptian Situation; 6. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas - Preparation; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 8. Soviet Intentions in Germany; 9. Soviet Intentions in the Far East in the Event of General War - 1953-56; 10. Soviet Strategic Intentions.
1. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 2. Development of Scientific AIDS to the Collection of Intelligence; 3. Future Campaign Studies; 4. The Soviet Strategic Air Plan in the Farly Stages of a General War and The Period up to 1955 - J.I.C.(52)45.
1. Meeting with H.M. Minister, Bucharest; 2. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and Other Sensitive Areas; 3. Situation in Korea; 4. Global Strategy; 5. Warning of Soviet Attack; 6. Bombing of Power Stations in North Korea; 7. Soviet Capacity to Inflict Damage on the U.K. As a Base for an Atomic Offensive
1. "Intelligence Digest"; 2. The Dangers of Clandestine Communist Attack on the Economic Plants and Animals of the Commonwealth; 3. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities. - Anglo-U.S. Intelligence Conference; 4. Certain Intelligence Mobilisation Plans; 5. Soviet Preparedness for War; 6. Scale and Nature of Threat to Sea Communications in the Event of War with the Soviet Union in 1954; 7. Chairman's Visit to Germany; 8. Possible Uses by the Soviet Union of Satellite Forces; 9. Operation "Matchbox"; 10. Likelihood of War with the Soviet Union and the Date by Which the Soviet Leaders Might Be Prepared to Risk It; 11. August Bank Holiday Arrangements - 1950