Dhaka, Sept. 8 -- Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said relevant agencies are discussing the possibility of supplying LNG to Bangladesh.

"They are also discussing the possibility of supplying wheat and fertilisers," he said.

"We appreciate the fact that despite pressure exerted on Bangladesh by the US and its allies, our Bangladeshi friends are guided exclusively by their national interest," Lavrov told reporters on Thursday night after his meeting with Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen.

In an hour-long meeting followed by a working dinner, the two sides covered all bilateral and regional issues, including the Rohingya and Ukraine crises.

"Russia will continue to supply Bangladesh with food grains, energy. We also agreed on...