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Sydney Celebrates New Year's Eve
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 31: People watch fireworks under The Sydney Harbour Bridge during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

World welcomes New Year 2013

January 1, 2013

A wave of dazzling firework displays and festivities from Dubai to Sydney say goodbye to 2012 and welcome the new year.