Happy New Year in Pictures

Fireworks erupt and confetti flies as the clock strikes midnight during the New Year's celebration in Times Square. AP Photo/Seth Wenig
Fireworks light the sky over the Arc de Triomphe on the Champs Elysees Avenue in Paris. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
Fireworks explode over Big Ben and the giant Ferris wheel of the London Eye at midnight as thousands gather to ring in the near year on January 1, 2018 in London. Leon Neal/Getty Images
Fireworks explode over the Brandenburg Gate during New Year's festivities in Berlin. Adam Berry/Getty Images
Performers dance during a countdown event celebrating the new year at Yongdingmen Gate in Beijing. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Confetti drops over the crowd as the clock strikes midnight during New Year's celebration in Times Square. AP Photo/Seth Wenig
The world's largest New Year's street party, Edinburgh's Hogmanay, as fireworks exploded over Edinburgh Castle. Alex Hewitt/AP Images for Edinburgh's Hogmanay
Fireworks explode from the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House on New Year's Eve. Scott Barbour\City of Sydney/Getty Images
The Champs Elysees in Paris as revellers take part in New Year's celebrations. REUTERS/Phili[p[e Wojazer
Fireworks during New Year's celebrations in Pyongyang, North Korea. KCNA via REUTERS
People fly lanterns at Borobudur Temple in Magelang, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Anis Efizudin via REUTERS
A New York City police officer stands near frozen cold revelers gathered in Times Square in New York. AP Photo/Craig Ruttle
A couple hug as they watch the fireworks exploding over Copacabana beach during New Year's celebrations in Rio de Janeiro. AP Photo/Leo Correa
Fireworks explode over the Kremlin during New Year's celebrations in Moscow. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
People release balloons as they take part in a New Year's countdown in Tokyo. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Fireworks explode over Chao Phraya River during New Year's celebrations in Bangkok. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Burj Khalifa is lit up during celebrations in Dubai. REUTERS/Satish Kumar
New Year's in downtown Warsaw. AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski
Elena Barduniotis from Colorado waits in Times Square. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Fireworks explode from the Taipei 101 building during the New Year's celebrations in Taiwan. AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying
Fireworks explode around the National Monument in Jakarta. Antara Foto/Wahyu Putro via REUTERS
Fireworks explode over Copacabana beach during New Year celebrations in Rio de Janeiro. REUTERS/Lucas Landau
A woman prays in front of lanterns to celebrate the New Year at Jogyesa Buddhist temple in Seoul. AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon
People watch fireworks in the rain in downtown Beirut. REUTERS/ Jamal Saidi
People celebrate the new year during a countdown event at Yongdingmen Gate in Beijing. REUTERS/Jason Lee
People celebrate New Year's at Eastwood mall in Quezon City, Manila in the Philippines. REUTERS/Erik De Castro
Fireworks explode over the Victoria Harbor during New Year's Eve in Hong Kong. AP Photo/Kin Cheung
Fireworks illuminate the city's skyline during New Year's Eve celebrations in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images
Fireworks light the sky over the Arc de Triomphe on the Champs Elysees Avenue in Paris. REUTERS/Phili[p[e Wojazer
Fireworks explode over Chao Phraya River during New Year's celebrations in Bangkok. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
Revelers hold their umbrellas as they celebrate New Year's under the rain in downtown Beirut. AP Photo/Hussein Malla
People dance on a beach in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
Fireworks explode above Singapore's financial district at the stroke of midnight. AP Photo/Wong Maye-E
People watch a fireworks display in front of Malaysia's landmark building, the Petronas Twin Towers, during New Year's celebration in Kuala Lumpur. AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf
Iraqis watch fireworks explode during the New Year's Day celebrations in Baghdad. AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed
Over 5 minutes of fireworks from the Sky Tower welcome in the new year during New Year's Eve celebrations in Auckland, New Zealand. Dave Rowland/Getty Images
Fireworks above the Opera House and Harbour Bridge on New Year's Eve in Sydney. James D. Morgan/Getty Images
People watch the first sunrise on New Year's Day on a beach in Tokyo. REUTERS/Toru Hanai