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Truce falling apart between Russia and Ukraine

UKRAINE (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The truce achieved in Switzerland last week between Russia and Ukraine appears to be falling apart.

There is renewed fighting and the U.S. is warning Russia to prepare for more sanctions.

The U.S. is accusing Russia of fueling the unrest, while Russia is accusing the west of plotting to control Ukraine.

The crisis is also taking a financial toll. Friday morning S&P dropped Russia's credit rating for the first time in more than five years, bringing it just a step above junk level.