Document Title An Axis Attack on Iraq and Syria Through Turkey. Report by the J.I.C.
Reference CAB 81/109
Conflicts Second World War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations
Regions Africa, Europe, Mediterranean, Middle East
Countries Bulgaria, Crete, Cyprus, Germany, Greece, Iraq, Palestine, Persia, Russia, Syria, Turkey
Document Type Memoranda, Reports
Organisations Chiefs of Staff, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee
People Denis Capel-Dunn, Victor Cavendish-Bentinck, Francis Davidson, John Godfrey, Charles Medhurst, Geoffrey Vickers


German strategy, predicting enemy intentions, contingency planning, assessing enemy strength, Turkish neutrality, invasion threat, Turkish foreign policy, military operations, Axis strategy, Axis powers, Italian army, Bulgarian armed forces, German army, military strength, communications, empire, imperial defence, defence, military objectives, shipping, territorial waters, Turkish armed forces, Turkish army, equipment, training, morale, naval strength, air power, economy, weapons production, armaments, factories, war materials, military supplies

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