|Document Title||1. Meeting with Air Marshal Sir Thomas Elmhirst; 2. Political Activities in South East Asia with Special Reference to Communism; 3. Exchange of Information with India; 4. Implications of the Civil Wars in Burma and China; 5. Photographic Intelligence and Survey Requirements in Persial and Syria; 6. Intelligence Representative for Planning Team to Australia and New Zealand; 7. Situation in South China; 8. Disclosure of Anglo-American Information to Third Parties; 9. Chairman, J.S.I.C.|
|Document Date||13 May 1949|
|Themes||Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance, Intelligence Organisation and Administration, Military Intelligence and Operations|
|Regions||East Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America, Pacific, South Asia|
|Countries||Australia, Burma, China, India, Malaya, New Zealand, Persia, Russia, Syria, 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 (Washington), Joint Intelligence Staff, Ministry of Defence, Security Service|
|People||Thomas Elmhirst, John Gardiner, Stewart Menzies, Douglas Packard, Lawrence Pendred, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
personnel, communism, politics, political intelligence, intelligence reports, empire, colonies, former colonies, information sharing, Indian intelligence services, Anglo-Indian relations, intelligence channels, Chinese Civil War, Chinese politics, Burmese politics, Chinese communists, contingency planning, press reports, Soviet-Chinese relations, Hong Kong, invasion threat, food supplies, agriculture, intelligence requirements, photographic reconnaissance, aerial reconnaissance, mapping, geographic intelligence, topographical intelligence, intelligence gathering, military operations, military situation reports, imperial defence, release of information, Anglo-American relations, American intelligence services, Canadian intelligence services, intelligence distribution
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 the Levant and Egypt Arising Out of the Soviet Occupation of Azerbaijan or Persia; 2. The Threat to LAOS and SIAM; 3. United States O.N.E. Reports; 4. Exchange of Intelligence with the Turks; 5. Clandestine Air Photographic Reconnaissance; 6. Vulnerability of China; 7. Defence of South-East Asia in the Event of Chinese Aggression - Intelligence Appreciation
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. Russian Preparedness for War; 2. Exchange of Views with the United States; 3. Situation in South China; 4. The Use of Atomic Bombs in a War Against the Soviet Union; 5. Chairman, Joint Intelligence Committee, Far East; 6. Policy and Procedure for Handling Political Refugees of Intelligence Value; 7. Possibility of Russian Armed Action Against Yugoslavia; 8. Communist Propaganda in Africa; 9. Visit by Head of the Joint Intelligence Bureau, Canada.
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. 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. 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