Swedish politicians react to George Floyd death and unrest in the US

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Swedish politicians are united in their condemnation of George Floyd's death, but disagree over how vocal the country should be about racism and police brutality in the US.

And the representatives of a number of parties in the Riksdag that Radio Sweden spoke to also had differing opinions about whether Sweden has comparable issues with racism.

Radio Sweden reached out to Foreign Minister Ann Linde for comment. But was instead directed to a tweet she posted Tuesday evening that condemned racism, police brutality, looting and attacks against journalists covering the protests.

Listen to the report to hear more.