Xi warns of ‘complex and grim’ Taiwan situation in letter to new KMT leader

Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed the hope that Communist Party and Taiwan’s Kuomintang can work together to “seek national reunification” in a congratulatory letter to the KMT’s new leader Eric Chu.Xi described the cross-strait situation as “complex and grim”, but said: “All the sons and daughters of the Chinese nation must work together with one heart and go forward together.”Former New Taipei City mayor Chu was elected as the leader of KMT, Taiwan’s main opposition party, on Saturday…