|Document Title||1. Mobilisation Plans Which Are the Responsibility of the Joint Intelligence Committee; 2. Operation "Match Box"; 3. The Control of Scientific Research in Germany; 4. Russian Postal Censorship; 5. Standardisation of Colour Systems for Strategical and Operational Intelligence Plots; 6. Issue of Defence Notice - "Y" Organisation; 7. Civil Defence Intelligence Liaison; 8. Disclosure of British Military Information to China|
|Document Date||3 February 1949|
|Themes||Intelligence Organisation and Administration, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance, Military Intelligence and Operations|
|Regions||East Asia, Europe, North America|
|Countries||China, Germany, Russia, United Kingdom, United States of America|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Commonwealth Relations Office, Foreign Office, Intelligence Section (Operations), Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Germany), Ministry of Defence, Scientific and Technical Intelligence Branch, Security Service, Intelligence Mobilisation Plans, Security Sub-Committee, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, Stewart Menzies, Percy Sillitoe|
mobilisation, British intelligence organisation, contingency planning, threat of war with the USSR, intelligence services responsibilities, war preparations, occupied Germany, intelligence gathering, defectors, German scientists, interrogation, accommodation, scientific experts, scientific research, weapons development, postal communications, communications interception, censorship, manpower, mapping, military intelligence, geographic intelligence, topographical intelligence, defence, security clearance, signals, civil defence, liaison, intelligence channels, intelligence distribution, release of information, Chinese Civil War, Chinese Nationalists, information sharing
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. 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. 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. Plans for the Evacuation of Military Attaches in the Event of Hostilities; 2. Metric and Cosmic Security System - Progress in Government Departments; 3. Enemy Use of Radio Beacons in the U.K.; 4. Programme of Visits for Foreign Military Attaches in this Country; 5. Publicity Regarding the Call-Up of Class 'Z' Reservists; 6. "Intelligence Digest"; 7. Treatment of Spanish Attaches; 8. Employmnet of German Scientists; 9. Disclosure of Information to Germany; 10. Strategic Guidance for Standing Inter-Departmental Committee on Censorship; 11. Western European Commanders-in-Chief Committee Intelligence Units; 12. Intelligence Information from Germany in a Period of Tension; 13. Circulation of Brixmis Reports; 14. Mr. Douglas Hyde's Book - "I Believed"
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. 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
1. Employment of Unreliable Persons in Government Departments; 2. Security in a Certain Country; 3. Visit of the Director of Scientific Intelligence to the Far East; 4. Visits by the Chairman, Joint Intelligence Committee (Far East), to Tokyo and Korea; 5. Intelligence Organisation in Malaya; 6. Communications between Singapore and Australia; 7. Threat to Yugoslavia; 8. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation; 9. Whitsun Arrangements - 1950; 10. Soviet Trade Delegation
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. 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. 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.