Revelers around the world turn out to celebrate New Year’s Eve and welcome 2017


-File photo Fireworks explode over the ancient Parthenon temple atop Acropolis hill during New Year’s day celebrations in Athens, Greece, January 1, 2017. REUTERS
Fireworks explode next to the Quadriga sculpture atop the Brandenburg gate during New Year celebrations in Berlin, Germany, January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Fireworks explode next to the Quadriga sculpture atop the Brandenburg gate during New Year celebrations in Berlin, Germany, January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode in Marina Bay during New Year celebrations in Singapore January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Fireworks explode in Marina Bay during New Year celebrations in Singapore January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Lights reading 2017 are projected on the pyramids during New Year's day celebrations on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt, January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Lights reading 2017 are projected on the pyramids during New Year’s day celebrations on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt, January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode during a pyrotechnic show to celebrate the new year in the coastal city of Valparaiso, Chile January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Fireworks explode during a pyrotechnic show to celebrate the new year in the coastal city of Valparaiso, Chile January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode by the Big Ben clocktower in London, Britain January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Fireworks explode by the Big Ben clocktower in London, Britain January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Revellers watch as fireworks explode over the Quezon Memorial Circle during New Year's celebrations in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Ezra Acayan

Revellers watch as fireworks explode over the Quezon Memorial Circle during New Year’s celebrations in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Revellers watch as fireworks explode over the Quezon Memorial Circle during New Year's celebrations in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Ezra Acayan

Revellers watch as fireworks explode over the Quezon Memorial Circle during New Year’s celebrations in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode during New Year celebrations in the city of La Paz, Bolivia, December 31, 2016. REUTERS/David Mercado

Fireworks explode during New Year celebrations in the city of La Paz, Bolivia, December 31, 2016. REUTERS

View of a light show on the city's iconic Arc de Triomphe monument during the New Year celebration in Paris, France, January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen

View of a light show on the city’s iconic Arc de Triomphe monument during the New Year celebration in Paris, France, January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode as "2017" is displayed at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre during New Year celebrations in Hong Kong, China January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Fireworks explode as “2017” is displayed at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre during New Year celebrations in Hong Kong, China January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia ushers in the New Year in Sydney, January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia ushers in the New Year in Sydney, January 1, 2017. REUTERS

People watch fireworks explode around the National Monument during New Year's Eve celebrations in Jakarta, Indonesia January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Fatima El-Kareem

People watch fireworks explode around the National Monument during New Year’s Eve celebrations in Jakarta, Indonesia January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode during New Year's celebrations in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Fireworks explode during New Year’s celebrations in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, January 1, 2017. REUTERS

Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia ushers in the New Year in Sydney, January 1, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia ushers in the New Year in Sydney, January 1, 2017. REUTERS