A file containing papers of the Russia Committee, consisting mainly of documents from ongoing series between September and November 1950. The series "Summary of Indications regarding Soviet Foreign Policy" contains analysis of the Korean War, suggesting initially that China would probably not intervene; analysis of the Chinese invasion of Tibet and eventual intervention in Korea; notes on the preparations for a Peace Congress in Sheffield, and a Soviet "peace campaign" directed at preventing the rearmament of West Germany; and Soviet and communist activities in the wider world. The series "Trends in Communist Propaganda" contains reports on the press and radio output of the Soviet Union, China and communist groups elsewhere, focusing mainly on the Soviet "peace offensive" and the Korean War. Also included is a paper on the Prague Conference and Soviet measures to prevent West German rearmament by manipulating French public opinion.
American-Chinese relations, Anglo-Chinese relations, B.B.C., Belgian press, borders, British Labour Party, British press, Chinese armed forces, Chinese government, Chinese press, Chinese-Tibetan relations, colonies, Communist Information Bureau (Cominform), communist parties, détente, disarmament, elections, ethnic minorities, French press, imperialism, infiltration, international conferences, international organisations, Iranian-Soviet relations, Italian press, journalists, military dispositions, nuclear weapons, party conferences, peace conferences, peaceful coexistence, Prague, Pravda, propaganda, public opinion, rearmament, revolts, Roman Catholic Church, Russia Committee, Soviet press, Soviet satellite states, Soviet-West German relations, threat of nuclear war, threat of war, trade, trade unions, United Nations, Việt Minh, World Federation of Trade Unions