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Mysteries of Cheek Kissing Unlocked by New Draghi Press Chief

As European Central Bank President Mario Draghi struggles to build bridges between quarreling Governing Council members, he soon will have a specialist in international kissing by his side.

Draghi hired Christine Claire Graeff, 39, as Director General for Communications and Language Services, the ECB said in an e-mailed statement. Graeff, who joins the Frankfurt-based institution from communications firm Brunswick, will succeed Elisabeth Ardaillon-Poirier.