Red Square lights up with fireworks as Moscow sees in the New Year – but Dubai CANCELS its display for ‘security reasons’ and instead emblazons the world’s tallest skyscraper in spectacular laser display | DailyMail

Millions of people around the world are celebrating the start of the new year with elaborate fireworks displays. 

Dubai welcomed the New Year in at 20:00 GMT, although the UAE city opted for a world record-breaking lights show on the Burj Khalifa as opposed to fireworks due to ‘security reasons’. 

Moscow celebrated the New Year at an hour later, with a spectacular fireworks display over the capital near the Kremlin.

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