|Document Title||1. The Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South-East Asia; 2. Threat to Indo-China; 3. Communist Influence in the African Continent (Excluding Egypt); 4. Soviet Long Term Preparations for War - Review of Major Developments During the Year Ending 31st December 1949; 5. Periodic Intelligence Summaries for the Western Europe Commanders-in-Chief Committee; 6. Basic Intelligence Appreciations for the United Kingdom Delegations to the Brussels Treaty Military Committee and to N.A.T.O. Regional Planning Groups; 7. Exchange of Information with the Americans on Arms Traffic; 8. Communist Influence in the Middle East|
|Document Date||15 March 1950|
|Themes||Foreign Policy and International Relations, Propaganda, Censorship and Psychological Warfare, Intelligence Organisation and Administration|
|Regions||Africa, Atlantic, East Asia, Europe, Middle East|
|Countries||China, Egypt, Indochina, United Kingdom|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Middle East), Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Patrick Reilly, Percy Sillitoe, Josef Stalin, 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, First Indochina War, ideology, subversion, political dissent, propaganda, Soviet agents, war preparations, mobilisation, threat of war with the USSR, intelligence requirements, intelligence channels, information sharing, intelligence distribution, allies, alliances, treaties, secrecy, security, intelligence gathering, Treaty of Brussels, American intelligence services, Anglo-American relations, diplomacy, censorship, weapons trade, Arab world
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. 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. Situation in South China; 2. The Likelihood and Probable Effects of a French Withdrawal from Part or the Whole of French Indo-china; 3. The Strategic Implications of a Communist Victory in Greece; 4. Middle East Quarterly Communist Survey; 5. Intelligence Requirements from United States Sources on China; 6. United Kingdom/united States Intelligence Meeting.
1. Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South East Asia; 2. Vulnerability of the Soviet Far Eastern, Chinese and Korean Potential; 3. Indications of Russian Assistance to Viet Minh; 4. Possible Military Operations in South East Asia by Chinese Communist Armed Forces; 5. Post War Military Occupation Controls
1. Director, H.C.H.Q.; 2. Intelligence from Japan; 3. Threat to Hong Kong; 4. Likelihood of the Soviet Union Initiating a German Peace Treaty; 5. The Effect on Israel of the Association of Egypt with Middle East Command; 6. World Wide Intelligence Organisation in War; 7.; 8. Future Developments in the Middle East; 9. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 10. Joint Intelligence Committee Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.; 11. N.A.T.O. National Intelligence Staffs Conference; 12. Intelligence for N.A.T.O.; 13. Intelligence for N.A.T.O. - Lecture at N.A.T.O Defence College; 14. Intelligence from Korea
1. Intelligence for N.A.T.O.; 2. Intelligence from Sweden on the Soviet Union; 3. Reducing the Enemy Threat to the U.K.; 4. Tripartite Intelligence Conference on South East Asia; 5. Meetings during Week Ending 26th October; 6. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 7. Joint Intelligence Committee Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.
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. Possible Extension of the War in the Far East; 2.; 3.; 4. Intelligence for N.A.T.O.; 5. Preparation of a Report for the North Atlantic Council; 6.; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 8. Joint Intelligence Committee Weekly Intelligenc Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.
1. Exchange of Information with Yugoslavia; 2. Intelligence for S.H.A.P.E.; 3. Military Implications of the Entry of British Forces into Persian Territory; 4. Invasion of Te United Kingdom, 1951-1952; 5. Liaison Between United States and United Kingdom Intelligence Organisations; 6. Study by the E.M.M.O. Regional Planning Group of the Association of Turkey and Greece with N.A.T.O. Military Planning; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 8. Information on Formosa; 9. Acquisition of Merchant Shipping by Soviet and Satellite Countries; 10. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.