|Document Title||1. Threat to Hong Kong; 2. Radio Counter Measures; 3. Photographic Reconnaissance of French Indo-china; 4. Service Attaches; 5. Review of Results Obtained from Russian Postal Cencorship Reports.|
|Document Date||19 October 1949|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations, Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance|
|Regions||East Asia, Europe|
|Countries||China, Germany, Indochina|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Germany), Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Valentine Boucher, John Gardiner, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
Hong Kong, colonies, empire, imperial defence, Chinese Civil War, Chinese foreign policy, contingency planning, predicting enemy intentions, military intelligence, assessing enemy strength, invasion threat, defence, technology, communications, communications disruption, wireless communications, photographic reconnaissance, aerial reconnaissance, mapping, geographic intelligence, topographical intelligence, attachés, consular intelligence sources, intelligence channels, intelligence gathering, diplomacy, foreign policy, postal communications, censorship, communications interception
1. Threat to Hong Kong; 2. Radio Counter Measures; 3. Russian Chemical Warfare Equipment; 4. Scale and Nature of Attack on the United Kingdom by V.1 and V.2 Type Weapons - 1949-50; 5. Provision of Interrogation Manual to Sweden; 6. Priorities for the Collection of Intelligence in the Far East; 7. Israel - Exchange of Service Attaches.
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. Threat to Hong Kong; 2. Formosa - Chinese Communist Intentions and Capabilities; 3. Intelligence Appreciation for Northern European Region - Military Threat to Scandinavia - 1950; 4. Measures to Improve the State of Intelligence Available on Russian Intentions and Preparedness for War; 5. Military and Air Attache, China.
1. Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South East Asia; 2. Intelligence Organisation; 3. Supply of Aircraft to Israel; 4. Military and Air Attache in China; 5. Vulnerability of Intelligence Records; 6. Views of a German Ex-Staff Officer on Russia and Probable Russian Strategy; 7. Soviet Trawlers in British Waters; 8. Loss of Classified Documents; 9. Requirements for Clandestine Reporting in Western Europe in the Event of a Successful Invasion; 10. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Intelligence Appreciation
1. Exploitation of Defectors and Deserters; 2. Information on Soviet Forces for Use by Diplomatic Representatives Abroad; 3. The Chinese Communist Threat with Particular Reference to Hong Kong; 4. The Threat to Hong Kong; 5. Command Organisation of the Soviet Armed Forces; 6. Effects of a French Withdrawal from French Indo-China; 7. Visit by the Czech Military Attache
1. Threat to Hong Kong; 2. Possible Courses of Action by the Soviet Union in Order to Regain Complete Control over Yugoslavia; 3. Implications of Certain Aspects of United States Strategy for War in 1951; 4.Possibility of Russian Armed Action Against Yugoslavia; 5. Russian Controlled German Police; 6. Intelligence Requirements from United States Sources in China; 7. Guidance to Attaches Abroad Concerning Defectors.
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. Service Attache Representation in His Majesty's Missions behind the Iron Curtain and Soviet and Satellite Missions in the United Kingdom; 2. Travel Restrictions on Soviet and Certain Satellite Missions in London; 3. Australian Security Intelligence Organisation; 4. Lecture at the Imperial Defence College; 5. Tass Monitoring Station in the United Kingdom; 6. Threat to Formosa; 7. Soviet Preparedness for War
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.
1. Yugoslav Service Attache in London; 2. Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 3. Strategic Implications of a Break with the Chinese Government; 4. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation; 5. Work in Hand by the Joint Intelligence Staff; 6. Intelligence Division, C.C.G. - Report by Sir Philip Vickery; 7. Russian Knowledge of Western Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Plans; 8. Threat to Yugoslavia; 9. Views of a German Ex-Staff Officer on Russia and Probable Russian Strategy