Massive Cost Overruns? German Rail Allegedly Hid Price Tag of Stuttgart 21

German national rail provider Deutsche Bahn has been systematically doctoring projected costs for the controversial Stuttgart 21 project for years, according to internal documents obtained by SPIEGEL. The real costs would have put a stop to the undertaking two years ago if they'd become public.
The mega rail project is deeply unpopular in Baden-Württemberg's state capital.

The mega rail project is deeply unpopular in Baden-Württemberg's state capital.

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