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New year celebrations around the world

Fireworks illuminate the skyline of Yogyakarta, Indonesia at the start of the new year Monday. (Ulet Ifansasti / Getty Images)
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A laser show at Burj Khalifa, the tallest tower in the world, to mark the New Year in Dubai.

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New Year celebrations in Abu Dhabi.

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A laser show at Burj Khalifa, the tallest tower in the world, to mark the New Year in Dubai.

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Members of Flyboard Ireland take part in the Liffey Lights Moment - Matinee in Dublin's city centre as part of the city's New Year celebrations.

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Filipino revelers watch as fireworks light up the sky to welcome the New Year at the seaside Mall of Asia in suburban Pasay city south of Manila, Philippines.

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Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbor to celebrate the start of 2018 in Hong Kong on Monday.

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Fireworks explode from the Sydney Harbor Bridge and the Sydney Opera House during the midnight fireworks display on on New Year's Day in Sydney, Australia.

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Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbor during new year celebrations in Hong Kong.

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A celebration in Beijing.

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Welcoming the new year in Beijing.

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Fireworks explode over the Opera House during New Year's Eve celebrations in Sydney, Australia on Sunday.

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Fireworks illuminate the city's skyline during new year's celebrations in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

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People gather at India gate during new year celebrations in New Delhi.

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North Koreans watch as fireworks explode as part of new year celebrations above the Taedong River as viewed from Kim Il Sung Square, in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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A woman prays in front of lanterns to celebrate the new year at Jogyesa Buddhist temple in Seoul.

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Fireworks frame the Lotte World Tower at the start of New Year's Day in Seoul.

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Fireworks from the Sky Tower welcome in the new year in Auckland, New Zealand.

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