New Zealand welcomes 2022 amid COVID-19 pandemic

New Zealand is one of the first countries to usher in the new year. In the world's southernmost capital city Wellington, fireworks have been canceled, but the sky will light up to welcome 2022. Meanwhile in Auckland, residents are allowed to gather for the first time in four months, as the city eases COVID-19 restrictions. But live music and other entertainments will not be on due to the pandemic.

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