|Document Title||1. Colonial Office Representative; 2. Russian Industrial Capacity; 3. Russian Preparedness for War; 4. Scale of Enemy Air Attack on the United Kingdom; 5. Scale of Attack Against the British Isles - 1948/49; Organisation for Scientific Intelligence; 7. Intelligence Appreciations for Planning Purposes|
|Document Date||8 October 1948|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations, Intelligence Organisation and Administration|
|Regions||Europe, Middle East, North America|
|Countries||Germany, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, United States of America|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Middle East), Joint Intelligence Committee (Washington), Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, William Hayter, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Douglas Packard, Lawrence Pendred, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
diplomatic officials, economic intelligence, industrial intelligence, economy, industry, assessing enemy strength, resources, intelligence requirements, intelligence reports, contingency planning, war preparations, predicting enemy intentions, threat of war with the USSR, air raids, air raid precautions, air warfare, anti-aircraft defence, military strength, manpower, defence, technology, scientific research, British intelligence organisation, intelligence services responsibilities, operations planning, intelligence distribution, intelligence channels, geographic intelligence
1. Possibility of War between India and Pakistan; 2. Intelligence for Western Europe Commanders-in-Chief Committee; 3. Chairman, Joint Scientific and Joint Technical Intelligence Committees; 4. Russian Preparedness for War; 5. Scale and Nature of Initial Air Attack on the British Isles; 6. Yugoslavia; 7. Reciprocity Towards Russian Naval Attache and Staff; 8. Intelligence Division, Control Commission for Germany; 9. Disclosure of British Military Information to Commonwealth and Western Union Countries; 10. Procedure for Handling Certain Foreign Nationals
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. 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
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. 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. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.; 2. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 3. Chiefs of Staff Meeting with Lord Tedder; 4. Atomic Energy and Guided Weapons Programmes-Downgrading of Top Secret Documents; 5. Visit of D.N.I. to Rome; 6. Review of the State of Our Intelligence and Measures Recommended to Improve It; 7. Port Energency Planning; 8. Exchange of Intelligence with India and Pakistan; 9. Tripartite Military Staff Talks on the Defence of South-East Asia; 10. Requests by Yugoslavia for Special Equipment; 11. Short Term Effects of Air Attack Against Supply Bases and Communications in Manchuria