|Document Title||1. Definition of Top Secret; 2. Service Attache Representation in His Majesty's Missions Behind the Iron Curtain and in the Soviet and Satellite Missions in the United Kingdom; 3. Revision of Rules for the Disclosure of United Kingdom Information; 4. Visits of Soviet Scientists to the United Kingdom; 5. Employment of German Scientists; 6. Ad Hoc Committee on Carrier Pigeons|
|Document Date||5 May 1950|
|Themes||Intelligence Organisation and Administration, British Domestic Security|
|Regions||Africa, Atlantic, Europe, North America|
|Countries||Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States of America|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||British Joint Services Mission, Chiefs of Staff, Commonwealth Relations Office, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Defence, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service, Ad Hoc Committee on Carrier Pigeons, Exchange of Military Information Sub-Committee, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, Roger Hollis, Stewart Menzies, Percy Sillitoe|
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1. Release of Information to The E.D.C.; 2. Apparent Leakage to the U.K. GOVT. of Information about H.M. Govt's Intentions in a Certain Area; 3. Social Relations of Soviet Officials Abroad; 4. Japanese Consulate Representation in Hong Kong; 5. Travel Restrictions Imposed on Soviet and Satellite Missions in the U.K.; 6. Leakages of Information about Military Aviation; 7. Report of the Tripartite Security Working GRP; 8. Exchange of Intelligence With SIAM; 9. Times of Meetings; 10. Lt.-Col. J.K. Gardiner, R.M.
1. Formation of a German Foreign Intelligence Service; 2. Unauthorised Downgrading of Classified U.K. Information; 3. Review of Deployment of Service Attaches; 4. Disclosure of Defence Information; 5. Military Potential of Sweden; 6. Employment Behind the Iron Curtain of Officers Recently Engaged in Top Secret Work
1. Title of Intelligence Division, Germany; 2. Intelligence for S.H.A.P.E.; 3. Training of Observers Proceeding to Communist Countries; 4. Permanent Committee on Geographical Names; 5. Joint Air Photographic Intelligence Centre (U.K.) - Accommodation; 6. Organisation and Functions of the Joint Air Photographic Intelligence Centre (U.K.); 7. Restrictions on Soviet and Satellite Missions in the United Kingdom; 8. Request from S.H.A.P.E. For Information on the Organisation of Intelligence Staffs in the Forces Assigned to S.A.C.E.U.R.; 9. Rumanian Military Attache, London
1. Service Representation in China; 2. Disclosure of Information on Size of German Forces for N.A.T.O.; 3. Disclosure of Classified P/W Intelligence Information Through Lectures on Escape and Evasion; 4. Indications Against War with the Soviet Union; 5. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 6. Security Service Report on South African Security; 7. Vulnerability Studies; 8. Invasion of the United Kingdom - 1951; 9. Creation of a Joint Logistical Intelligence Staff
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. 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"
1. Intelligence Staffs, Hong Kong; 2. Press Leakages of Strategic Planning Information; 3. Security Vetting of Foreigners Attending Training Courses in the U.K.; 4. Granting of Visas to Service Attaches from Soviet and Satellite Countries; 5. Employment Behind the Iron Curtain of Individuals Recently Engaged in Top Secret Work; 6. Policy for the Release of Information about the Armed Forces; 7. Exchange of Greek and Turkish Intelligence
1. Implementation of the United States/United Kingdom Security Agreement; 2. Employment of German Civilian Technicians on the Repair of Service Equipment; 3. Joint Service Glossary; 4. N.A.T.O. Service Attaches in the Soviet Union and Satellite Countries; 5. Cosmic and Metric Security Procedures in Relations to Service Attaches; 6. Visa for Member of Soviet Air Attaches Staff; 7. Publication of a Book on Evasion and Escape; 8. Disposal of German Scientists and Technicians Recently Employed in the Soviet Union
1.; 2. Service Attache Representation in His Majesty's Missions Behind the Iron Curtain and Soviet and Satellite Missions in the United Kingdom; 3. Further Co-ordination of Security in Norway, Denmark and Portugal; 4. Security in Portuguese Colonial Territories; 5. Employment of Certain Firms on Secret Government Contracts; 6. Inter-Service Intelligence Mobilisation Plans - Progress Report; 7. Employment of German Civilian Technicians on the Repair of Service Equipment