Fireworks on Sydney Harbour Bridge
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World celebrates beginning of 2013

People around the world have been celebrating the start of 2013.

In New Zealand, fireworks over Auckland welcomed the new year.

Two hours later, Sydney in Australia celebrated with a spectacular 12-minute display.

The display in Pyongyang in North Korea was reportedly the first time the country had celebrated New Year's Eve with fireworks.

  • 01 Jan 2013
  • From the section World
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