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IN VIDEO: Watch the Burj Khalifa opening fireworks

See footage of the spectacular display to mark opening of the world's tallest building.

 

The world's tallest building, now known as the Burj Khalifa, was opened on Monday with a spectacular fireworks, laser and water display.

 

Thousands of people gathered to watch Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashed Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai, inaugurate the tower, which stands an impressive 828m tall.

 

Watch the fireworks display in this footage below from ITN News posted on YouTube.

 

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gabriel 10 years ago

Spectacular!! I find it very amusing is that what one finds disgusting it evovles into the very thing it hates.