|Document Title||1. Operation "matchbox"; 2. German Scientists; 3. Employment of a Russian Defector on Interrogration Duties; 4. Joint Intelligence Bureau Responsibility for the Andaman and Nicobar Islands; 5. Visit of the Chief of General Staff, Union Defence Forces, to the Middle East; 6. Israel - Exchange of Service Attaches.|
|Document Date||11 August 1949|
|Themes||Weapons Technology and Nuclear Warfare, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance, Intelligence Organisation and Administration|
|Regions||Africa, East Asia, Europe, Middle East|
|Countries||Burma, Germany, Israel, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Germany), Joint Intelligence Committee (Middle East), Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, Roger Hollis, Stewart Menzies, Percy Sillitoe|
intelligence reports, scientific research, technology, scientific experts, weapons development, German scientists, personnel, intelligence gathering, occupied Germany, intelligence requirements, defectors, interrogation, recruitment, geographic intelligence, colonies, empire, former colonies, intelligence services responsibilities, Arab world, military intelligence, liaison, Jews, attachés, diplomatic officials, consular intelligence sources, foreign policy
1. Russian Preparedness for War; 2. Threat to the Falkland Islands from the Argentine; 3. Security in Certain Countries; 4. Requests from the United Kingdom Liaison Mission - Japan; 5. Review of Intelligence Organisations in the Middle East; 6. Information for U.K. Representatives in Scandinavia; 7. Reciprocity Towards Russian Naval Attache and Staff; 8. Guided Weapons - Combined Interservices Intelligence Study; 9. Reorganisation of Scientific Intelligence; 10. Business of the Committee; 11. China - Military Situation; 12. Major General Schreiber; 13. Intelligence Brief for U.K. Delegation on the Military Committee - Security Considerations; 14. Scandinavian Defence
1. Periodic Intelligence Summaries for the Western Europe Commanders-in-Chief Committee; 2. Standardisation of Colour Systems for Strategic and Operational Intelligence Plots; 3. Reciprocity Towards Russian Naval Attache and Staff; 4. Security of a Certain Subject; 5. The Control of Scientific Research in Germany; 6. Employment of Certain Firms on Secret Government Contracts; 7. Scandinavian Defence
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. Employment of German Scientists; 2. Exchange of Intelligence with the Allies in Germany; 3. Exchange of Information with the French in South-East Asia; 4. Security Aspect of Turkey's Association with N.A.T.O. Military Planning; 5. Security of Military Secrets Within the Ministry of Supply; 6. Documents Research Section, Germany; 7. Re-classification of a Certain Deserter as a Defector; 8. Security Vetting of Israelis Attending Training Courses in the United Kingdom; 9. Certain Lectures
1. Mobilisation Plan for J.A.P.I.B.(U.K.); 2. Passing of Reports to the Joint Intelligence Committee, India; 3. Russian Service Attaches in the United Kingdom; 4. Security of Top Secret Project "Card"; 5. Visit of Norwegian and Danish Representatives on Northern European Regional Group to Intelligence Branches of Service Departments and Joint Intelligence Bureau
1. Future of the B.I.O.(G); 2. Proposed Visit of the Secretary of the U.S. Watch Committee; 3. Treatment of Aircrew Visiting Moscow; 4. Air Attache in Helsinki; 5. Warning of Soviet Attack; 6. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 7. Soviet Strategic Intentions; 8. Soviet Strategy in the Event of General War; 9.;
1. Employment of Certain Firms on Secret Government Contracts; 2. Purchase of Czech Aircraft by South Africa; 3.; 4. Visas for Hungarian Service Attaches; 5. Visit to H.M. Dockyard, Plymouth, by Delegates to the Conference of "General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade"; 6. Possibility of Sabotage Against United States Air Force Bases in the United Kingdom; 7. Disposal of German Scientists and Technicians Recently Employed in the Soviet Union; 8. Terms of Reference - Standing Group Co-ordinating Committee; 9. Re-organisation of the Standing Group; 10. Security Points in Joint Planning Staff's Reports; 11.
1. Loss of B.W.(Defence) Committee Papers; 2. Release of Information on the U.K. Atomic Energy Programme; 3. Report on Implications of the Export of Axial Flow Jet Aircraft Engines; 4. U.K. Representation on the S.G.S.C.C.; 5. Compromised Documents; 6. Loss of Documents by the War Office; 7. Mapping Information for Persia; 8. Disclosure of Information to Egypt; 9. Honorary Membership of Service Clubs; 10. Request for the Supply of Ordnance Maps.
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"