Ukraine protesters seized 1500 arms, officials

MARIA DANILOVA YURAS KARMANAU Associated Press Published:

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Ukraine's top security agency says that protesters have seized over 1,500 firearms, and is announcing a nationwide "anti-terrorist" operation to restore order.

In a statement Wednesday, Ukraine's Security Service said that such actions by "radical and extremist groups" threaten the lives of millions of Ukrainians.