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Revellers photograph fireworks over the Arc de Triomphe as they celebrate the New Year on the Champs Elysees, in Paris, France, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.
Revellers photograph fireworks over the Arc de Triomphe as they celebrate the New Year on the Champs Elysees, in Paris, France, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.   -  
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From New Zealand to New York, millions around the world are set to enjoy spectacular firework displays to celebrate the arrival of 2020 — and the start of a new decade.

You can watch some of the biggest fireworks live in the video player above.

The Line Islands of the Pacific Ocean were the first to say goodbye to 2019, followed by Auckland, New Zealand, where half a ton of fireworks burst from the Sky Tower above the city centre.

In Australia, Sydney was given official permission to go ahead with its iconic pyrotechnics despite a total fire ban triggered by huge deadly wildfires. Other Australian cities, including Canberra, cancelled their celebrations due to the worsening wildfire risk.

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Fireworks are seen from Mrs Macquarie's Chair during New Year's Eve celebrations in Sydney, Tuesday, December 31, 2019.Mick Tsikas/AAP Image via APCITY OF SYDNEY - MICK TSIKAS

In Beijing, there was a spectacular choreographed display of dancing and music. The tallest building in the world was the centrepiece of the United Arab Emirates' show, with fireworks framing the Burj Khalifa.

In France, more than 100,000 police and gendarmes were deployed across the country to keep crowds safe watching firework displays.

Athens' Acropolis was lit up by an impressive show of fireworks.

London's Big Ben, which had been silenced for more than a year by a major refurbishment, is expected to chime at midnight, while hundreds of thousands will celebrate Hogmanay in Edinburgh.

Here's a look at the best photos from New Year's celebrations around the world:

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A man takes a picture near the 2020 sign board in the main business district on New Year's Eve in Jakarta, Indonesia, late Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019.AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana
AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit
Fireworks explode over the Chao Phraya River during New Year celebrations in Bangkok, Thailand, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit
AP Photo/Lee Jin-man
New Year's fireworks light up the sky as protesters gather during a demonstration in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019.AP Photo/Lee Jin-man
AP Photo/Denis Tyrin
Fireworks explode over the Kremlin during New Year's celebrations in Red Square with the Spasskaya Tower, left, in the background in Moscow, Russia.AP Photo/Denis TyrinDenis Tyrin
AP Photo/Christophe Ena
Revellers photograph fireworks over the Arc de Triomphe as they celebrate the New Year on the Champs Elysees, in Paris, France, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.AP Photo/Christophe EnaChristophe Ena
AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis
Fireworks explode over the ancient Parthenon temple at the Acropolis hill during the New Year's Eve celebrations in Athens, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis
AP Photo/Michael Probst
People stand on a bridge and watch fireworks during New Year celebrations near the buildings of the banking district in Frankfurt, Germany, late Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.AP Photo/Michael ProbstMichael Probst
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