Councillors in Aberdeen have adopted international guidelines on anti-Semitism.
A motion put forward by Lord Provost Barney Crockett was unanimously approved at a full council meeting yesterday.
The local authority will now adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) guidelines.
The motion said: “Aberdeen City Council is proud of its efforts to tackle discrimination in all its forms.
“We celebrate our diverse community and we condemn racism and anti-Semitism wherever it is found.”
Keep up to date with the latest news with The Evening Express newsletter
Liberal Democrat councillor Martin Greig said his group welcomed the agreement to adopt the motion.
He said: “Every single individual in this city has the right to a peaceful and safe life.
“Discriminating against someone on the basis of their religion, race or nationality is repellant and must be opposed.”