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>> Barricades are going up in Berlin ahead of New Year's. Just a week after the city suffered a deadly attack by Islamic State. Officials have already closed Pariser Platz Square near the Brandenburg Gate where an extra 1,700 police officers will be on patrol. Organizers say they're confident they'll ring in 2017 safely.
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>> The security concept is very comprehensive and if you visit you will probably be in one of the safest places in Germany tomorrow night.>> The attack last week left 12 people dead and prompted greater calls for stepping up security. Brussels is also following suit. The city suffered from attacks in March when Islamist suicide bombers killed 16 people.
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Now, city officials and New Year's organizers are not taking any chances.>>
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> Officials had debated canceling New Year fire works in Brussels, but decided they would go ahead.
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