Ministry of Defence and Cabinet Office: Central Intelligence Machinery: Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee Later Committee: Memoranda (JIC Series). Joint Intelligence Committee: Memoranda 1-60 > Requirements for Intelligence Immediately following a Successful Soviet Invasion of Western Europe
|Document Title||Requirements for Intelligence Immediately following a Successful Soviet Invasion of Western Europe|
|Document Date||31 May 1951|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance|
|Countries||Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Soviet Union, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Ministry of Defence, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Eric Longley-Cook, Neill Ogilvie-Forbes, Patrick Reilly, Arthur Shortt, Kenneth Strong|
1. Possibility of Russian Armed Action Against Yugoslavia; 2. The Implications of a Communist Success in China; 3. Scale and Nature of Attack on the United Kingdom by V.1 and V.2 Type Weapons - 1949/51; 4. Re-assessment of Russian Potential in the Field of Defence Research and Development; 5. Encouragement of Deserters.
1. Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South East Asia; 2. Consideration of Reports by Joint Intelligence Committees Abroad; 3. Effects of Events in Korea on the Threats to Formosa, Tibet, Hong Kong and Indo-China; 4. Possible Military Operations in South-East Asia by the Chinese Communist Armed Forces between 1952 and 1956; 5. Likely Scale of Strategic Air Attacks on South East Asia in the Event of War with Russia; 6. Relationship between the Chinese Communist Party and the Communist Parties in Burma and French Indo-China; 7. Communism in the Far East as at 31st March 1950; 8. Requirements for Clandestine Reporting in Western Europe in the Event of a Successful Soviet Invasion; 9. Threat to Yugoslavia; 10. Intelligence Liaison with the Americans in the Far East; 11. Mr. H.N. Brain
1. Operation "Mincemeat"; 2. The Vulnerability of the United Kingdom to a Knock-Out Blow by the Soviet Union; 3. Professor Pontecorvo; 4. Scientific and Technical Intelligence Branch, Germany; 5. Air Survey in Indo-China; 6. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - 1950/54; 7. Attendance at Social Functions by Service Attaches in Sweden; 8. Soviet Preparedness for War; 9. Scale and Nature of Initial Air Attack on the United Kingdom; 10. Present State of Intelligence and Measures to Improve It
1. Invasion of the United Kingdom; 2. Scale and Nature of Air Attack on the United Kingdom 1951-1954; 3. Chinese Communist Intentions in the Light of Operations in Korea; 4. Review of the Situation round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 5. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.; 6.; 7. Intelligence for S.H.A.P.E.
1. Intelligence on Sabotage Equipment; 2. Chinese Communist Capabilities and Intentions with Respect to Taiwan (NIE-27); 3. Petroleum Situation in a War Beginning in 1954. U.S. J.I.C. 526/12; 4. An Outline of the Scale and Nature of Air Attack on the United Mingdom, 1951/54; 5. Working Party of the Official Desarmament Committee - Requirements from the Joint Intelligence Committee; 6. Progress Reports by J.I.C. (Germany); 7. Intelligence for He Standing Group of N.A.T.O.
1. Requirements for Intelligence Immediately Following a Successful Soviet Invasion of Western Europe; 2. Exchange of Intelligence with the Turks; 3. Present State of Intelligence and Measures to Improve It - Operation "Post Report"; 4. Survey of World Communism in 1950; 5. Air Photographic Reconnaissance on the Tonking-China Frontier; 6. Appointment of a Bulgarian Military Attache to London
1. Threat to Hong Kong; 2. Priorities for the Collection of Intelligence in the Far East; 3. The Possibility of the Survival of the Chinese Nationalists as a Factor in Far East Affairs; 4. Assault on Formosa - Intentions an Capabilities of the Chinese Communists; 5. Possible Scale and Nature of Raids on the United Kingdom in a War in 1949/50; 6. Beach Reconnaissances - Middle East; 7. Policy and Procedure for Handling Defectors.
1. Organisation of the Joint Intelligence Committee and Joint Staff; 2. Visit of the Chairman to Joint Intelligence Committees Abroad; 3. Russian Preparedness for War; 4. Chairman and Deputy to the Chairman, Joint Scientific Intelligence Committee; 5. Scale and Nature of Initial Air Attack on the British Isles