Health-care workers celebrate the new year in the intensive-care unit at the San Filippo Neri Hospital in Rome.
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New Year's celebrations around the world

Updated 1:03 AM ET, Fri January 1, 2021

Health-care workers celebrate the new year in the intensive-care unit at the San Filippo Neri Hospital in Rome.
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We can finally say goodbye to 2020, a messy, tragic year.

But because of the coronavirus pandemic, there weren't many of the mass celebrations we're used to seeing. Many cities even canceled their fireworks shows.

Here's how people around the world rang in the new year.