|Document Title||1. Certain Interests and Intentions - General; 2. Anti-British Subversive Activities - Middle East; 3. Study of Slavonic Languages; 4. Future of Security Intelligence, Middle East; 5. Joint Scientific and Joint Technical Intelligence Committees - Future Control|
|Document Date||9 July 1947|
|Themes||Intelligence Organisation and Administration, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance, Weapons Technology and Nuclear Warfare|
|Regions||Europe, Middle East|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee, Joint Intelligence Staff, Ministry of Defence, Security Service|
|People||Edward Bridges, Alan Crick, Paul Gleadell, William Hayter, Stewart Menzies, Edward Parry, Lawrence Pendred, Percy Sillitoe, John Sinclair, Kenneth Strong, Gerald Templer|
Soviet foreign policy, predicting enemy intentions, intelligence requirements, intelligence services responsibilities, intelligence reports, contingency planning, communism, threat of war with the USSR, ideology, foreign policy, strategy, military intelligence, war preparations, subversion, public opinion, political dissent, Arab world, political intelligence, linguists, interpretation, intelligence channels, geographic intelligence, British intelligence organisation, technology, scientific research
1. Arrival of MIG-15 Aircraft in Yugoslavia; 2. Technical Intelligence; 3. Leakages to the Press; 4. Planning Assumptions for the Later Stages of a General War; 5. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 6. Future of the British Intelligence Organisation, Germany
1. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities; 2. Monthly Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 3. Formosa - Chinese Communist Intentions and Capabilities; 4. Periodical Reports on the Threat to Hong- Kong; 5. Russian Preparedness for War; 6. Possibility of Russian Armed Action Against Yugoslavia; 7. Scientific and Technical Intelligence.
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. Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 2. Photographic Intelligence and Survey Requirements in the Middle East; 3. Scale and Nature of Initial Air Attack on the United Kingdom - 1957; 4. Intelligence Brief for the United Kingdom Delegation to the Five Power Military Committee; 5. Political Activities in South East Asia with Special Reference to Communism; 6. Russian Preparedness for War; 7. Visit of the Chairman to the Middle East and Far East; 8. Evidence of Certain Soviet Activities
1. Exchange of Information with Yugoslavia; 2. Intelligence for S.H.A.P.E.; 3. Military Implications of the Entry of British Forces into Persian Territory; 4. Invasion of Te United Kingdom, 1951-1952; 5. Liaison Between United States and United Kingdom Intelligence Organisations; 6. Study by the E.M.M.O. Regional Planning Group of the Association of Turkey and Greece with N.A.T.O. Military Planning; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 8. Information on Formosa; 9. Acquisition of Merchant Shipping by Soviet and Satellite Countries; 10. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.
1. Communist Threat in South-East Asia and the Far East; 2. Statement by Sir Percy Sillitoe; 3. Review of Work in Hand; 4. Monthly Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 5. Soviet Production of Atomic Weapons; 6. Threat to Yugoslavia; 7. Basic Intelligence for Western Europe Commanders-in-Chief Committee and Regional Planning Groups; 8. Effect on the Countries of Western Europe of a Protracted Period of Soviet Occupation; 9. Russian Preparedness for War; 10. Meeting with Chairman, Canadian J.I.C; 11. Joint Intelligence Bureau, Ceylon; 12. Evacuation of German Scientists in an Emergency; 13. Proposal That Soviet Tankers Should Call at Kuweit
1. U.K. Representation on the S.G.S.C.C.; 2. Visit of the Commander, B.I.O.(G) to the U.K.; 3. SItuation in Burma; 4. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sentsitive-Areas; 5. Review of Relationships between the Arab States and Israel; 6. Likelihood of the U.S.S.R. Starting a War before their Full Strength is Mobilised; 7. Joint Intelligence Map Room
1. The Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South-East Asia; 2. Possible Courses of Action by the Soviet Union in Order to Regain Complete Control over Yugoslavia; 3. The Possibility of a Withdrawal of Soviet Forces from Eastern Germany in 1950; 4. Measures to Improve the State of Intelligence Available on Russian Intentions and Preparedness for War; 5. The Use by the Germans of Soviet Nationals against the Soviet Union in the Late War; 6. Encouragement of Russian Scientific Defectors; 7. Relationship between the Malayan and Chinese Communist Parties