Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt and visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel both condemned Russia's recogition of the separatist enclaves Monday Russian Irritation Over Georgia Share Published onsdag 27 augusti 2008 kl 12.14 Sweden has been outspoken in its criticism of Russian actions in Georgia. This has now prompted irritation in Moscow. Hear more Listen here! 2:59 min 2:59 min Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests. Find out more about how we work (in Swedish).