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Declassified in Part - Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2012/02/21 : CIA-RDP83-00415R000800070027-6. COUNTRY CLASSIFICATION CO,.7R0L U.S. OFFIcISLS ONl ' AN CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY INFORMATION REPORT SUBJECT Soviet War Plan PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF Ttdr THIS DOCOOEN'T C0lTAIIIS 117 FOR06TIOR AFYSCTIHC TIIE RATIONAL DEFENSE OF THE UNITED STATES WfTtl1N THE LEAt:ISO OF Tilt ESPIONAGE ACT SO U. S. C.. 31 AIM S2. AS AUE[:DED. ITS TRACSLISSION OP THE RFUSLAT:C.S H 51150 51 CONTENTSLAY).I REPRODUCTION OF THIS FORM AUTHOR PRO IOITED, IS 110W? EVER 1HFOCINATID5 COf1TAI'ITO IN COST OF TYR FOSS SAY OS STYLIZED r_? AS 0??HEO NECESSARY TV 140 RECEIVING AGENCY. REPOR 50X1-HUM DATE DISTR. 26 Agri) 1.948 NO. OF PAGES NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED BELOW) 3894L ) SUPPLE 50X1-HUM REPORT THIS IS UNEVALUATED INFORMATION FOR THE RESEARCH USE OF TRAINED INTELLIGENCE ANALYSTS 50X1-HUM 1. The fundamental idea of the future war plan of the eastern bloc under orders from :scow is characterized )y the following principles: a. The offensive fronts will be in the west and south. b. The defensive: fronts will be those Alaska and in general Eastern Siberia., 2, The grouping of forces, according to operational plans issued to the Soviet General Staff stationed at Yalta, will be as follows: a. Western Grouping; Concentration east of the Curzon line to a depth of 0 kes, T s concentration has already been accomplished and the troops in the area are disposed as follows: 1) one Zmup around. Brest Litovsk, largely motorized and mechanized, with heavy motorized artillery. Direction of operations: Brest.-F,ito vsk, Warsaw, Berlin, Brussels. _ 2) Right ring along the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, including Holland in its operational, front. b. Southwestern Grow is : Concentration around Warsaw, extending through eastern gary and e Sibiu- iu Massif in Romania. Direction of operations: Zagreb, Trieste, Milan, Turin, a.nd Iracnce. The group in northern Italy (Po Plain) will send a spearhead in the direction of Rome and Calabria, co Southern Grouping: Concentration in the Caucasus of the principal forces,.. 7.hie ssecEdary- ces will be concentrated in Bulgaria and will consist of: a tank army, a Russian infantry arm y, and a cavalry corps. The greater part of the Bulgarian forces will be responsible for the occupation of Thrace and for action against Turkey. The rest of the Bulgarian forces will be direct;,: against Greece. The greater part of the Yugoslav forces also will be directed against Greece, and Albaffia will furnish 60,000 men for this purpose, The following Yugoslav forces will, be directed toward the north, in the direction of Italy: Pix infantry divisions, two cavalry divisions, two artillery div.L slons, and one tank division, 50X1-HU Comment: The "groupir~gs7E defined above are the newly cr eat"edefense probably synonymous art. i LASSI CAT I ~~" ION CT:nr14T r ~,, TT 50X1-HUM STATE Y W I hi5R6 ~~??.? ..:..,.~_ ?~?? m_..w~ :.,~._iT'~:+-r'n7 A T ~anrlor' ti v DISTRIBUTION ]~"~ ARMS AIR {---? 1 I I ! t a~ M Declassified in Part - Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2012/02/21 : CIA-RDP83-00415R000800070027-6 Declassified in Part - Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2012/02/21 : CIA-RDP83-00415R000800070027-6 Declassified in Part - Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2012/02/21 : CIA-RDP83-00415R000800070027-6