The municipality's former general secretary, Mihalis Lemousias, is escorted by police officers to a police van in Thessaloniki on Wednesday Feb. 27, 2013. A court in the northern Greek

 

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The municipality's former general secretary, Mihalis Lemousias, is escorted by police officers to a police van in Thessaloniki on Wednesday Feb. 27, 2013. A court in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki has convicted three of the city's former top officials, including a former mayor, and sentenced them to life imprisonment for embezzling more than euro 17 million from the municipality. (AP Photo/Nikolas Giakoumidis)