United States has said it is continuing to follow the situation at the line of control and urged calm and restraint by Pakistan and India. During a daily news briefing in Washington, Spokesperson of U.S. State Department, mark toner said Pakistani and Indian militaries have been in communication. The Spokesperson said United State believed that continued communication between both militaries is important to reduce tension. He said United States has high-level engagement with both governments and do not want to see it escalate any further. Toner said nuclear-capable states have a very clear responsibility to exercise restraint regarding Nuclear Weapons and Missile Capabilities.