|Document Title||1. Threat to the Levant and Egypt Arising out of a Soviet Occupation of Persian Azerbaijan or Persia; 2. The Present Military Situation in Indo-China; 3. Vulnerability of the United Kingdom to a Knock-Out Blow by the Soviet Union|
|Document Date||6 December 1950|
|Themes||Military Intelligence and Operations|
|Regions||East Asia, Europe, Middle East|
|Countries||Azerbaijan, China, Egypt, Indochina, Persia, Soviet Union, United Kingdom|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Far East), Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, Stewart Menzies, Kenneth Strong|
foreign policy, Arab world, occupation arrangements, predicting enemy intentions, assessing enemy strength, contingency planning, threat of war with the USSR, communications, military supplies, intelligence reports, intelligence requirements, military intelligence, military situation reports, First Indochina War, French army, colonies, empire, imperial defence, colonial independence movements, defence, war preparations, military objectives, anti-aircraft defence, oil, ports, intelligence distribution, secrecy, security
1. Technical Aspects of Soviet Air Defence; 2. Russian Research and Development; 3. Joint Intelligence Map Room; 4. Russian Theory of War; 5. The Egyptian Situation; 6. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas - Preparation; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 8. Soviet Intentions in Germany; 9. Soviet Intentions in the Far East in the Event of General War - 1953-56; 10. Soviet Strategic Intentions.
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.
1. Meeting with Working Party Set up by the Chiefs of Staff; 2. Meeting with H.M. Ambassador, Bangkok; 3. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 4. Statement by the Director of Naval Intelligence on his Tour to the U.S. and Canada; 5. Mr. D.P. Reilly; 6. Brigadier R.F. Johnstone
1. Planning Assumptions for the Later Stages of a General War; 2. Possible Consequences of an Outbreak of Hostilities with Egypt; 3. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and other Sensitive Areas; 4. Warning of Attack; 5. Future of the British Intelligence Organisation, Germany
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. Visit of Mr. M. Steward, Chairman, J.I.C.(F.E.) Mr. A.A. Dudley, Deputy Commissioner General (Foreign Affairs) (F.E.) (Designate) to the Joint Intelligence Committee; 2. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter an other Sensitive Area; 3. Intelligence: Far East and S.E. Asia; 4. Provision of Personnel for Counter-Intelligence Work in Malaya; 5. Mr. D.P. Reilly
1. Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 2. Scale and Nature of Initial Air Attack on the United Kingdom - 1957; 3. Russian Preparedness for War; 4. Diplomatic Clearance for Photographic Reconnaissance Flights in the Middle East; 5. Naval War Course; 6. Service Attaches in Israel; 7. French Indo-China
1. Chinese Nationalist Intentions; 2. Visit of the United States Director of Naval Intelligence to the United Kingdom; 3.; 4. Article on Intelligence in the 'Sunday Express' of 3rd June, 1951; 5. Meeting with Mr. Creswell; 6. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities; 7. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter; 8. J.I.C. Weekly Intelligence Review (Europe) for S.H.A.P.E.
1. Campaign Studies Consequent upon the Completion of the Report on General Soviet Strategy; 2. Article in 'Le Monde'; 3. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and Other Sensitive Areas; 4. Likelihood of Total War with the Soviet Union up to the End of 1954; 5. Situation in Burma; 6. Group Captain C.H. Turner