|Document Title||1. Employment of Unreliable Persons in Government Departments; 2. Security in a Certain Country; 3. Visit of the Director of Scientific Intelligence to the Far East; 4. Visits by the Chairman, Joint Intelligence Committee (Far East), to Tokyo and Korea; 5. Intelligence Organisation in Malaya; 6. Communications between Singapore and Australia; 7. Threat to Yugoslavia; 8. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation; 9. Whitsun Arrangements - 1950; 10. Soviet Trade Delegation|
|Document Date||18 May 1950|
|Themes||British Domestic Security, Foreign Policy and International Relations, Intelligence Organisation and Administration|
|Regions||East Asia, Europe, North America, Pacific, South Asia|
|Countries||Australia, Austria, China, Germany, India, Korea, Malaya, Pakistan, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Soviet Union, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America, Yugoslavia|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Far East), Joint Intelligence Committee (Washington), Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Local Intelligence Committee, Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Edward Bridges, John Gardiner, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Neill Ogilvie-Forbes, Patrick Reilly, Arthur Shortt, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
recruitment, security, secrecy, personnel, security checks, scientific research, technology, British intelligence organisation, intelligence services responsibilities, intelligence requirements, intelligence gathering, intelligence channels, colonies, empire, Hong Kong, former colonies, intelligence reports, geographic intelligence, Chinese Civil War, Chinese Nationalists, communications, Soviet-Yugoslav relations, invasion threat, threat of war with the USSR, contingency planning, predicting enemy intentions, diplomatic disputes, Soviet foreign policy, assessing enemy strength, military strength, trade, industry, diplomatic officials, diplomatic missions, counter-espionage, travel restrictions
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. Communist Threat in South-East Asia and the Far East; 2. Statement by Sir Percy Sillitoe; 3. Review of Work in Hand; 4. Monthly Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 5. Soviet Production of Atomic Weapons; 6. Threat to Yugoslavia; 7. Basic Intelligence for Western Europe Commanders-in-Chief Committee and Regional Planning Groups; 8. Effect on the Countries of Western Europe of a Protracted Period of Soviet Occupation; 9. Russian Preparedness for War; 10. Meeting with Chairman, Canadian J.I.C; 11. Joint Intelligence Bureau, Ceylon; 12. Evacuation of German Scientists in an Emergency; 13. Proposal That Soviet Tankers Should Call at Kuweit
1. Evidence of Soviet Deception Methods; 2. Czechoslovak Ambassador in India; 3. Soviet Defence Research Policy; 4. Measures to Improve the State of Our Intelligence about Soviet and Chinese Intentions; 5. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 6. Scale and Nature of Air Attack on, and Invasion of, the United Kingdom; 7. Preparation of Vulnerability Studies
1. A Certain Report on Soviet General Strategy; 2. Monthly Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 3. Clandestine Sabotage; 4. Russian Interests, Intentions and Capabilities; 5. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities; 6. Russian Preparedness for War; 7. Possibility of Russian Armed Action against Yugoslavia; 8. Threat to Hong Kong; 9. Joint Intelligence Committee Reports
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. 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. The Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South-East Asia; 2. Possible Courses of Action by the Soviet Union in Order to Regain Complete Control over Yugoslavia; 3. The Possibility of a Withdrawal of Soviet Forces from Eastern Germany in 1950; 4. Measures to Improve the State of Intelligence Available on Russian Intentions and Preparedness for War; 5. The Use by the Germans of Soviet Nationals against the Soviet Union in the Late War; 6. Encouragement of Russian Scientific Defectors; 7. Relationship between the Malayan and Chinese Communist Parties
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. Possibility of Russian Armed Action Against Yugoslavia; 2. The Implications of a Communist Success in China; 3. Scale and Nature of Attack on the United Kingdom by V.1 and V.2 Type Weapons - 1949/51; 4. Re-assessment of Russian Potential in the Field of Defence Research and Development; 5. Encouragement of Deserters.
1. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.; 2. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 3. Chiefs of Staff Meeting with Lord Tedder; 4. Atomic Energy and Guided Weapons Programmes-Downgrading of Top Secret Documents; 5. Visit of D.N.I. to Rome; 6. Review of the State of Our Intelligence and Measures Recommended to Improve It; 7. Port Energency Planning; 8. Exchange of Intelligence with India and Pakistan; 9. Tripartite Military Staff Talks on the Defence of South-East Asia; 10. Requests by Yugoslavia for Special Equipment; 11. Short Term Effects of Air Attack Against Supply Bases and Communications in Manchuria