|Document Title||1.; 2. Foreign Office Course of Lectures at Oxford; 3.; 4. Security in a Certain Country; 5. Threat to Yugoslavia; 6. Special Intelligence Requirements - 1950; 7. Intelligence for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation; 8. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation; 9. Intelligence Organisation|
|Document Date||1 June 1950|
|Themes||Foreign Policy and International Relations, Intelligence Organisation and Administration, Military Intelligence and Operations|
|Regions||Africa, Atlantic, Europe, North America|
|Countries||Canada, France, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, United States of America, Yugoslavia|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Washington), Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Neill Ogilvie-Forbes, Patrick Reilly, Arthur Shortt, Kenneth Strong|
|Notes||Sections of this document have been retained under Section 3(4) of the Public Records Act, 1958.|
scientific research, technology, intelligence channels, intelligence requirements, scientific experts, staff colleges, training, foreign policy, security, colonies, empire, information sharing, intelligence distribution, Soviet-Yugoslav relations, invasion threat, threat of war with the USSR, contingency planning, predicting enemy intentions, diplomatic disputes, allies, alliances, treaties, release of information, classified documents, Soviet foreign policy, assessing enemy strength, military strength, British intelligence organisation, intelligence services responsibilities, war preparations
1. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation; 2. Atomic Weapons - Scale of Attack on the United Kingdom; 3. Press Leakage on Combined Agreement on Exchange of Information; 4. Defections from Staffs of His Majesty's Embassies and British Council Offices in the Soviet Union and Satellite Countries; 5. Joint Services Staff College - Information for Directing Staff; 6. Directorate of Scientific Intelligence; 7. Threat to Yugoslavia; 8. Easter Arrangements - 1950; 9. Sir George Seel
1. Future Organisation of Intelligence Division Control Commission for Germany; 2. Hong Kong Intelligence Organisation; 3. Chairman, Joint Scientific Intelligence Committee; 4. Publicity on the Security of Certain Countries; 5. Intelligence Lectures at the Joint Services Staff College; 6. Summary of Indications Regarding Soviet Foreign Policy; 7. Russian Preparedness for War; 8. A Certain Intelligence Agency in Germany; 9. Priorities of Tasks for the Collection of Intelligence Information in Austria; 10. Information from a Certain Defector.
1. Meeting Arrangements; 2. France; 3. Supply of Aircraft to Venezuela; 4. Defections from Staffs of His Majesty's Embassies and British Council Offices in the Soviet Union and Satellite Countries; 5.; 6. Encouragement of Soviet and Satellite Defectors and Deserters; 7. Visit of Joint Military/air Attache, China, to Australia; 8. Visit of Chairman, Joint Scientific and Joint Technical Intelligence Committees to the Far East; 9. A Certain Report on Soviet General Strategy; 10. Clanestine Sabotage; 11. Threat to Yugoslavia; 12. Russian Preparedness for War; 13. Implications of Open War between India and Pakistan
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
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. Invasion of Southern Korea; 2. Chinese Communist Threat in the Far East and South-East Asia; 3. Soviet Intentions in Austria; 4. Intelligence Guidance for the United States Representatives on the Regional Planning Groups of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisations; 5. Soviet and Satellite Defectors and Refugees; 6. Defence Research and Development Policy - Intelligence on Russian Development; 7. Turkish Intentions and Capabilities in the Event of War; 8. Threat to Yugoslavia
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. Operation "matchbox"; 2. Intelligence Organisation, Pakistan; 3. Possibility of Russian Armed Action Against Yugoslavia; 4. Release of United States Information to Third Countries; 5. Tibet; 6. Photographic Reconnaissance of French Indo-china; 7. Soviet Strategic Intentions and Capabilities; 8. Future Defence Policy.
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. Soviet Defence Expenditure; 2. Soviet Scientific Developments; 3. Disclosure of Information to Commonwealth Countries; 4. Chinese Nationalist Air Force; 5. Invasion of the United Kingdom; 6. The Society of British Aircraft Constructors - Farnborough Exhibition; 7. Threat to Yugoslavia; 8. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation