NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL INTELLIGENCE DIRECTIVE NO. 4 NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE OBJECTIVES

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CIA-RDP67-00059A000100070024-7
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December 9, 2016
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July 19, 2000
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December 12, 1947
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Approved Fo elease 2001/07/26: CIA-RDP67-00059i 001C000EIDENTIAL NSCID 4 CONFIDENTIAL 12 December 19+7 COPY NO._ NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL INTELLIGENCE DIRECTIVE NO,. 4 NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE OBJECTIVES Pursuant to the provisions of Section 102 (d)(5) of the National Security Act` of 19+7 and for the purpose of providing intelligence support for the preparation of studies required by the National Security Council in the fulfillment of its duties, it is directed that: 1. The Director of Central Intelligence, in colla- boration with the other agencies concerned, shall prepare a comprehensive outline of national intelligence objectives applicable to foreign countries and areas to serve as a guide for the coordinated collection and production of National Intelligence.- 2. The Director of Central Intelligence, in colla- boration with the other agencies concerned, and under the guidance of the NSC Staff* shall select from time to time and on a current basis sections and items of such outline which have a priority interest. These selections will be issued by the Director of Central Intelligence to supply the desired priority guidance for the production of National Intelligence by the Central Intelligence Agency and for the contributions to such production by other agencies concerned. For this purpose, the ?'SC Staff shall consist of the Ex- ecutive Secretary and the Departmental representatives desig- nated by Council members to advise and assist the Executive Secretary. Any cases of disagreement within this group will be referred to the National Security Council for decision. NSCID 4 CONFIDENTIAL Approved For Release 2001/07/26 : CIA-RDP67-00059AOOCl 7 ?fjl N JAL,