|Document Title||1. Monthly Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 2. The Threat to Hong Kong; 3. Intelligence on Hong Kong and China; 4. Communist Influence in the Far East; 5. Soviet Interests and Intentions; 6. Political Activities in South East Asia with Special Reference to Communism; 7. Activities of the Soviet Trade Delegation to the United Kingdom; 8. Russian Preparedness for War; 9. Disposal of the Walter Team of German Scientists; 10. Visit of the Chairman to the United States|
|Document Date||29 April 1949|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations, Foreign Policy and International Relations, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance|
|Regions||East Asia, Europe, North America, South Asia|
|Countries||Austria, China, Germany, India, United Kingdom, United States of America|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee, Joint Intelligence Committee (Far East), Joint Intelligence Committee (Germany), Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service|
|People||Thomas Elmhirst, John Gardiner, William Hayter, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Douglas Packard, Lawrence Pendred, Percy Sillitoe|
British intelligence organisation, Hong Kong, invasion threat, imperial defence, colonies, empire, intelligence requirements, intelligence reports, communism, subversion, politics, predicting enemy intentions, Soviet foreign policy, Soviet strategy, trade, Soviet agents, travel restrictions, diplomatic officials, war preparations, assessing enemy strength, mobilisation, German scientists, scientific experts, security, secrecy, scientific research, counter-intelligence, Anglo-American relations, American intelligence services, information sharing
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. 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. Threat to Hong Kong; 2. Russian Assistance to the Chinese Communists; 3. Yugoslavia - Arms Requirements; 4. Implications of Certain Aspects of United States Strategy; 5. Intelligence on Biological Warfare in the Soviet Union; 6. Exchange of Information with the Americans on Arms Traffic; 7. Information on Soviet Forces for Use by Diplomatic Representatives Abroad; 8. Visit of Czech Military Attache
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. Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South East Asia; 2. Threat to Formosa; 3. The Use by the Germans of Soviet Nationals Against the Soviet Union in World War II; 4. Intelligence Liaison with the Americans in the Far East; 5. Likely Situation in Malaya, North Borneo and Sarawak up to the End of 1952; 6. Soviet and Satellite Defectors and Refugees; 7. Visits of Soviet Scientists to the United Kingdom; 8. Reports on Communism
1. Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 2. Photographic Intelligence and Survey Requirements in the Middle East; 3. Scale and Nature of Initial Air Attack on the United Kingdom - 1957; 4. Intelligence Brief for the United Kingdom Delegation to the Five Power Military Committee; 5. Political Activities in South East Asia with Special Reference to Communism; 6. Russian Preparedness for War; 7. Visit of the Chairman to the Middle East and Far East; 8. Evidence of Certain Soviet Activities
1. Meeting with Major-General Stewart and Lt.-Col. Gilbert; 2. Russian Preparedness for War; 3. Disclosure of Anglo-American Information to Third Parties; 4. Monthly Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 5. The Effect of the Withdrawal of Occupation Forces from Austria; 6. Invasion of the United Kingdom 1949-50; 7. Russian Intentions in Berlin; 8. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities (Far East); 9. Visit of the Chairman to Canada and the United States. Intelligence Meetings. Exchange of Intelligence Reports with the Americans. Passing of Intelligence Appreciations to the Canadians
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.
1. Invasion of Southern Korea; 2. Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South-East Asia; 3. Soviet Intentions in Austria; 4. Intelligence Guidance for the United States Representatives on the Regional Planning Groups of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisations; 5. Soviet and Satellite Defectors and Refugees; 6. Defence Research and Development Policy - Intelligence on Russian Development; 7. Turkish Intentions and Capabilities in the Event of War; 8. Threat to Yugoslavia
1. Release of Information to The E.D.C.; 2. Apparent Leakage to the U.K. GOVT. of Information about H.M. Govt's Intentions in a Certain Area; 3. Social Relations of Soviet Officials Abroad; 4. Japanese Consulate Representation in Hong Kong; 5. Travel Restrictions Imposed on Soviet and Satellite Missions in the U.K.; 6. Leakages of Information about Military Aviation; 7. Report of the Tripartite Security Working GRP; 8. Exchange of Intelligence With SIAM; 9. Times of Meetings; 10. Lt.-Col. J.K. Gardiner, R.M.