Document Title 1. Meeting with Commissioner General for South-East Asia; 2. Threat to Info-China; 3. Soviet Preparedness for War; 4. Use of Certain Weapons; 5. Invasion of the United Kingdom; 6. Intelligence for the Southern European/Western Mediterranean Regional Planning Group
Reference CAB 159/8
Conflicts Cold War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations, Intelligence Organisation and Administration
Regions East Asia, Europe, Mediterranean, North America
Countries China, Indochina, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, United States of America
Document Type Meeting Minutes
Organisations Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee
People Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Neill Ogilvie-Forbes, Patrick Reilly, Percy Sillitoe


First Indochina War, invasion threat, French army, colonies, empire, imperial defence, military intelligence, military situation reports, war preparations, mobilisation, threat of war with the USSR, contingency planning, assessing enemy strength, predicting enemy intentions, military strength, war materials, armaments, atomic warfare, military objectives, oil, resources, industry, defence, air power, Soviet air force, strategy, intelligence reports, intelligence requirements, shipping, intelligence channels, intelligence distribution, information sharing, intelligence services responsibilities

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