|Document Title||1. Conduct of the Work of the Committee; 2. Reports on Communism; 3. The Likelihood of War with the Soviet Union and the Date by Which the Soviet Leaders Might Be Prepared to Risk It; 4. Soviet Use of Atomic Bombs; 5. Threat to Yugoslavia; 6. Implications of the Soviet Union Regaining Control of Yugoslavia; 7. Russian Preparedness for War|
|Document Date||3 March 1950|
|Themes||Intelligence Organisation and Administration, Military Intelligence and Operations, Foreign Policy and International Relations|
|Countries||Albania, Germany, Soviet Union, Yugoslavia|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Bureau, Joint Intelligence Committee (Germany), Joint Intelligence Staff, Joint Planning Staff, Ministry of Defence, Naval Intelligence Division, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee|
|People||John Gardiner, Guy Liddell, Stewart Menzies, Neill Ogilvie-Forbes, Patrick Reilly, Arthur Shortt, Percy Sillitoe, Kenneth Strong|
British intelligence organisation, intelligence services responsibilities, communism, intelligence reports, intelligence requirements, intelligence distribution, predicting enemy intentions, war preparations, threat of war with the USSR, assessing enemy strength, contingency planning, mobilisation, military intelligence, defence, economic intelligence, atomic warfare, military objectives, bombing, Soviet-Yugoslav relations, Soviet foreign policy, diplomatic disputes, foreign policy, invasion threat, Yugoslav foreign policy, Soviet satellite states, geographic intelligence, ports, dockyards
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. 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. 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. 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. 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. The Likelihood of War with the Soviet Union and the Date at Which the Soviet Leaders Might Be Prepared to Risk It; 2. Review of Situation in Asia; 3. Implications of the Soviet Union Regaining Control of Yugoslavia; 4. Value of Certain Extractors to the Russians; 5. Soviet Intentions in Berlin; 6. Intelligence Guidance for North Atlantic Regional Planning
1. Possible Courses of Action by the Soviet Union in Order to Regain Complete Control over Yugoslavia; 2. Long Term Intelligence on Soviet Preparedness for War; 3. Armed Forces in the Far East as at 1st October, 1948; 4. Charter for the Joint Intelligence Committee, Far East; 5.; 6. Likelihood of French Withdrawal from French Indo-China; 7. The Effect of the Communists Gaining Control of Greece; 8.
1. A Certain Report on Soviet General Strategy; 2. Monthly Meeting with the Joint Intelligence Staff; 3. Clandestine Sabotage; 4. Russian Interests, Intentions and Capabilities; 5. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities; 6. Russian Preparedness for War; 7. Possibility of Russian Armed Action against Yugoslavia; 8. Threat to Hong Kong; 9. Joint Intelligence Committee Reports