Hollande, France's "mr Normal", Says Worth $1.5 Million

Francois Hollande

PARIS (Reuters) - Francois Hollande, the Socialist "Mr Normal" who will be sworn in as French president next week, says he is worth almost 1.2 million euros ($1.5 million), considerably less than his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy.

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