RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The plan was called Operation 30 Hours and some of its details were disclosed October 29 by UOL website, based on U.S. government documents. These documents show that dictator Emílio Garrastazu Médici also helped to commit fraud in the Uruguayan elections that year.
The Brazilian media company analyzed classified documents produced by the U.S. Department of State, through embassies and consulates in Brazil and South American countries; it also had access to telegrams, reports and memoranda. From the investigation it was found that Brazil's intervention was requested by the then president . . .