|Document Title||1. Beach Reconnaissances - Middle East; 2. Air Photographs - South China; 3. Scandinavia Defence; 4. Air Service between India and the Soviet Union; 5. Guided Weapons - Combined Interservices Intelligence Study|
|Document Date||3 November 1948|
|Themes||Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance, Military Intelligence and Operations, Weapons Technology and Nuclear Warfare|
|Regions||Atlantic, East Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America, South Asia|
|Countries||China, Denmark, India, Norway, Singapore, Soviet Union, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States of America|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Commonwealth Relations Office, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Far East), Joint Intelligence Committee (Middle East), Joint Intelligence Committee (Washington), Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Valentine Boucher, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
Arab world, beach reconnaissance, mapping, geographic intelligence, topographical intelligence, aerial reconnaissance, photographic reconnaissance, intelligence requirements, intelligence gathering, reconnaissance aircraft, foreign policy, diplomacy, Hong Kong, defence, contingency planning, threat of war with the USSR, allies, Norwegian armed forces, assessing enemy strength, military strength, civil aviation, missiles, weapons development, technology
1. Threat to Hong Kong; 2. Photographic Intelligence Requirements in Turkey; 3. Effects of Soviet Occupation on Western Europe in the Event of War after 1956; 4. Measures to Improve the State of Intelligence Available on Russian Intentions and Preparedness for War; 5. Visit of Czech Trade Delegation to Kuweit.
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. Russian Preparedness for War; 2. Threat to the Falkland Islands from the Argentine; 3. Security in Certain Countries; 4. Requests from the United Kingdom Liaison Mission - Japan; 5. Review of Intelligence Organisations in the Middle East; 6. Information for U.K. Representatives in Scandinavia; 7. Reciprocity Towards Russian Naval Attache and Staff; 8. Guided Weapons - Combined Interservices Intelligence Study; 9. Reorganisation of Scientific Intelligence; 10. Business of the Committee; 11. China - Military Situation; 12. Major General Schreiber; 13. Intelligence Brief for U.K. Delegation on the Military Committee - Security Considerations; 14. Scandinavian Defence
1. Signatures on Reports by the Committee; 2. Release of Information on Soviet Aircraft Developments to Western Union; 3. Tass Monitoring Station in the United Kingdom; 4. German Civil Photographic Reconnaissance Agencies; 5. Military and Air Attache, China; 6. Intelligence Liaison with the Americans in the Far East; 7. Situation Reports on Korea; 8. Soviet Manoeuvres in the Black Sea; 9. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation; 10. Soviet Preparedness for War; 11.; 12. Visit to the United States and Canada by the Director of Military Intelligence; 13. Factual Paper on Korea
1. Internal Security Situation in Cyprus; 2. Likely Effects of Communist Successes in China; 3. Ground Reconnaissances in Turkey; 4. Guided Weapons - Inter Services Intelligence Study; 5. The Refugee Problem Likely to Arise in the Middle East in the Event of War with Russia; 6. Diplomatic Clearance for Photographic Reconnaissance Flights in the Middle East; 7. Interrogation of Refugees for Intelligence Purposes; 8. Intelligence on the Middle East for Commonwealth Countries; 9. Shape and Size of the Armed Forces-Intelligence Expenditure;
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. Time of Year in Which War Might Break out; 2. Effect of Communist Occupation of the Whole of China; 3. Russian Action Against Greece in the Event of a Major War; 4. Communist Influence in the Far East; 5. Arms Purchases by the Dominican Republic; 6. Air Survey of Turkey and the Baro Salient; 7. Policy Regarding Defectors