Wang Yi expressed deep concern over the escalation of tensions between Pakistan and India. He briefed Qureshi on China’s efforts to facilitate reconciliation and dialogue (promote peace talks in English). He reiterated his hope that both Pakistan and India will exercise restraint and earnestly fulfill their commitment to prevent aggravation of the situation. Wang Yi also stressed that the sovereignty and territorial integrity of all countries should be sincerely respected. China does not want to see acts that violate norms governing international relations.