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Draghi Ready to Explain Policies to Parliament: SZ

(Corrects name of publication where interview appears to Sueddeutsche Zeitung throughout.) European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says he’s ready to explain his policies to Germany’s parliament if invited, Sueddeutsche Zeitung reports. * Says “Will be good opportunity to explain what we’re doing,” Sueddeutsche reports * Polls showing almost half of Germans distrust the ECB president make his work difficult, Draghi says: Sueddeutsche * Says decision to approve unlimited purchases of bonds is most criticized. Adds bonds will only be purchased if strict conditions are met: Sueddeutsche * Says “we have risks under control. Not to act would be more risky,” Sueddeutsche reports * Says reasons for the German opposition to his policies rooted in Germany’s history and fear of inflation: Sueddeutsche

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