I think we share enormous potential for cooperation and our shared interests far out the way our differences. That is why we need to focus on cooperation, make it a bigger pie and to narrow down the list of our problems, the Chinese envoy said.
The SCO summit will be the first major international event being attended by Prime Minister Modi after his re-election. He would meet President Xi and Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the summit.
China put a technical hold in March on a fresh proposal to impose a ban on the head of Pakistan-based JeM which claimed responsibility for the deadly Pulwama terror attack. It was for the fourth time, China blocked Azhar's listing as a global terrorist by the UN.
China in the past has repeatedly blocked all resolutions to declare Masood Azhar an international terrorist by India, the US, Britain and France by placing a "technical hold" on them at the UN 1267 sanctions committee.