"We are ready. I confirm it," he toldreporters after the gas talks in Kyiv.
"The lawsuit has been drawn up and thedecision may be made tomorrow," said Head of the Ukrainian Ministryof Energy Yurii Prodan.
According to him, Russia was not set tofind a market compromise on gas while Ukraine is prepared forrestrictions of gas supply."
"With each round of negotiations, wehave seen that the Russian side was virtually uninterested infinding a market compromise. Russian side is set to escalate theconflict and did not go for any compromise and very specificproposals voiced by the European Commission," Prodansaid.
According to him, Ukraine is ready forrestrictions of gas supply by Russia.
"We now have over 13.5 billion cubicmeters of gas in storage. The Ukrainian side is ready for such adevelopment today. We did quite a big work related to the increaseof reverse supply from Europe, and I think that together with theEuropean Commission we will look for ways to increase the reversesupply from Europe," Prodan said.