|Document Title||1. The Scale and Likelihood of a Jewish Attack of the Arab Section in Palestine or of Jewish Violation of Transjordan Territory; 2. Russian Action Against Greece in the Event of a Major War; 3. Beach Reconnaissances - Middle East|
|Document Date||24 November 1948|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance, Foreign Policy and International Relations|
|Regions||Europe, Middle East|
|Countries||Albania, Greece, Palestine, Transjordan, Turkey, Yugoslavia|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Middle East), Joint Intelligence Staff, Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Valentine Boucher, John Gardiner, Guy Liddell, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
Arab world, contingency planning, Jews, border disputes, predicting enemy intentions, partition, foreign policy, diplomacy, diplomatic disputes, threat of war with the USSR, Soviet foreign policy, military objectives, assessing enemy strength, military intelligence, geographic intelligence, defence, beach reconnaissance, aerial reconnaissance, photographic reconnaissance, mapping, topographical intelligence, intelligence requirements, intelligence gathering
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. The Present Ability of the Soviet Union to Wage War in the Far East and Its Initial Strategy; 2. Beach Reconnaissance - Middle East; 3. Time of the Year at Which War Might Break out; 4. Intelligence Brief for U.K. Delegation to the Five Power Military Committee; 5.; 6. Encouragement of Deserters; 7. Situation in South China
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. 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. 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. Mr. S.E.V. Luke; 2. The Employment of the Soviet Navy and Soviet air Forces in the Maritime Role at the Out-Break of General war up to the End of 1956; 3. MIG-15 Aircraft; 4. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 5. Future of British Intelligence Organisation (Germany); 6. Priorities in Defence Intelligence Requirements; 7. Charter for the J.I.C. (Germany); 8. Russian Postal Censhorship Reports; 9. Provision of Information for Eucom; 10. Intelligence for the Germans after Ratification of the Conn Convention; 11. Operational Planning by Cs-in-C. Germany '55-56; 12. B.I.O.(G) - Personnel; 13. Release of Information to the E.D.C.; 14. Report of the Tripartite Security Working Group 1951; 15. Next Visit of Major General Kirkman
1. Meetings of the J.I.C.; 2. The Egyptian Situation; 3. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 4. Meeting of the Chiefs of Staff with the Directors of Intelligence on 27th May, 1953; 5. Revision of S.G.161/3; 6. Soviet Strategic Intentions; 7. Military Talks with Yugoslavia
1. Possible U.S. Policy in the Far East; 2. Defence Policy and Global Strategy; 3. Restrictions on the Activities of Brixmis; 4. Intelligence for S.H.A.P.E.; 5. The Film "Fall of Britain"; 6. Return of German Scientist from Russia; 7. German Reactions to Western and Soviet Policy; 8. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and Other Sensitive Area; 9. Survey of Turkey; 10. British Intelligence Organisation (Germany)-Personnel