|Document Title||1. Threat to Iceland; 2. Use for Publicity Purposes of Material Obtained from the Russian Press; 3. Policy and Procedure for Handling Defectors; 4. Ground Reconnaissance in Turkey|
|Document Date||2 February 1949|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations, Propaganda, Censorship and Psychological Warfare, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance|
|Regions||Atlantic, Europe, Middle East|
|Countries||Austria, Iceland, Russia, Turkey|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Washington), Ministry of Defence, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Valentine Boucher, John Gardiner, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
|Notes||Sections of this document have been retained under Section 3(4) of the Public Records Act, 1958.|
invasion threat, threat of war with the USSR, Soviet strategy, predicting enemy intentions, contingency planning, strategy, press reports, intelligence gathering, publications, propaganda, newspapers, intelligence channels, defectors, interrogation, intelligence reports, Soviet satellite states
1. Operation "matchbox"; 2. Intelligence Organisation, Pakistan; 3. Possibility of Russian Armed Action Against Yugoslavia; 4. Release of United States Information to Third Countries; 5. Tibet; 6. Photographic Reconnaissance of French Indo-china; 7. Soviet Strategic Intentions and Capabilities; 8. Future Defence Policy.
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. Meeting with Mr. L.H. Lamb; 2. Vulnerability Studies; 3. Combined Discussions on Guided Weapons and Electronics; 4. Certain Intelligence Priorities; 5. Developments in Hungary; 6. Information for the Press; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 8. Weekly Discussions on Soviet Preparedness for War and the Communist Threat in the Far East and South-East Asia; 9. Invasion of the United Kingdom
1. Visit by the Chairman to Germany; 2. Probable Soviet Capabilities and Strategy in the Event of Total War in 1952; 3. Invasion of the United Kingdom - 1951/1952; 4.; 5. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 6. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.; 7. August Bank Holiday Arrangements
1. Threat to Security in the Colonies; 2. The Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South-East Asia; 3. Germany - Censorship in Western Zone; 4. Threat to Yugoslavia; 5. Arms Traffic in the Far East; 6. Communist Influence in the Far East; 7. Supply of Certain Equipment to Finland; 8. Week-End Course at Oxford on Economics
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. Intelligence Brief for U.K. Delegation to the Five Power Military Committee; 2. Political Activities in South East Asia with Special Reference to Communism; 3. Soviet Interests and Intentions; 4. Policy and Procedure for Handling Defectors; 5. Activities of the Soviet Trade Delegation in the United Kingdom; 6. Estimated Russian Threat to Pakistan - 1949-57; 7. New Constitution for Western Germany; 8. Implications of the Civil War in China and Burma; 9. Priorities of Tasks for the Collection of Intelligence Information in Germany; 10. Chairman, J.S.I.C.