Document Title 1. Return of German Scientist from Russia; 2. Request by S.G.I.C. For Assessment of the Extent to Which the Threat to the N.A.T. Countries in 1956 Might Differ from That Hitherto Estimated for 1953; 3. Review of the Situation Round the Soviet and Satellite Perimeter and Other Sensitive Areas; 4. Justification of J.I.C. Assessments; 5. Campaign Studies Consequent on the Completion of the Report on General Soviet Strategy
Reference CAB 159/11
Conflicts Cold War
Themes Foreign Policy and International Relations, Military Intelligence and Operations, Intelligence Organisation and Administration
Regions Africa, East Asia, Europe, Middle East, Pacific
Countries China, Egypt, France, Germany, Hungary, Indochina, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Korea, Persia, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Soviet Union, Sudan, Switzerland, United Kingdom
Document Type Meeting Minutes, Reports
Organisations Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Staff, Ministry of Defence, Security Service, United Nations, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee
People Francis Fressanges, Eric Jones, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Eric Searight, Arthur Shortt, Percy Sillitoe, Josef Stalin


German scientists, scientific experts, intelligence gathering, intelligence requirements, intelligence reports, threat of war with the USSR, defence, contingency planning, alliances, Soviet foreign policy, assessing enemy strength, predicting enemy intentions, military dispositions, Chinese army, British intelligence organisation, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee duties, economic intelligence, military operations, Soviet strategy, strategy, Soviet navy, Berlin, border controls, propaganda, German government, occupied Germany, German army, Polish armed forces, aircraft, training, Hungarian armed forces, military exercises, Soviet satellite states, Czechoslovakian armed forces, armistice, peace proposals, diplomacy, prisoners of war, poison gas, guerrilla warfare, police, troop movements, military strength, North Korean armed forces, chemical warfare, military supplies, Chinese air force, Chinese navy, Chinese communists, Anglo-Chinese relations, Hong Kong, colonies, empire, Chinese foreign policy, First Indochina War, French air force, Chinese Nationalists, Arab world, Egyptian foreign policy, civil unrest, Egyptian armed forces, Egyptian government, Jordanian government, Arab-Israeli relations, border disputes, oil, Iranian politics

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