|Document Title||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|
|Document Date||11 January 1950|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations, Foreign Policy and International Relations, Weapons Technology and Nuclear Warfare|
|Regions||East Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America|
|Countries||Soviet Union, United Kingdom, United States of America, Yugoslavia|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Information Research Department, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Far East), Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
Hong Kong, Chinese Civil War, colonies, empire, imperial defence, military intelligence, predicting enemy intentions, assessing enemy strength, invasion threat, defence, contingency planning, intelligence reports, intelligence requirements, Soviet-Chinese relations, communism, diplomatic intelligence, diplomacy, Soviet foreign policy, Chinese foreign policy, Yugoslav armed forces, weapons trade, military supplies, equipment, armaments, strategy, threat of war with the USSR, war preparations, geographic intelligence, biological warfare, scientific research, technology, information sharing, American intelligence services, Anglo-American relations, trade, diplomatic officials, intelligence distribution, intelligence channels, defeatism, military strength, Soviet army, Soviet navy, attachés, consular intelligence sources, Soviet satellite states, intelligence gathering, foreign policy
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. 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. 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. 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. Mr. D.P. Reilly; 2. Meetings of the J.I.C. Over the Easter Holiday Period; 3. Planning after the Opening Phase of a General War; 4. Visit of Dr. Sherman Kent, Office of National Estimates, to the J.I.C.; 5. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Area; 6. Discussion with Dr. Sherman Kent, O.N.E. 7. Organisation within Saceur's Command for Progressing Enemy Documents in time of War; 8. J.T.I.C. - Terms of Reference
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
1. Present State of Tension between India and Pakistan; 2. Situation on the Sino-Burmese Frontier; 3. Intelligence for S.H.A.P.E.; 4. Military and Economic Strength of the Soviet Union; 5. Chinese Communist Intentions in the Light of their Experiences during the First Ear of War in Korea; 6. Soviet Research and Development; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 8. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.
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.