World Capitals by Wikipedia Descriptions #1

Can you name these country capitals by excerpts from their Wikipedia descriptions?
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Last updated: February 22, 2019
First submittedFebruary 21, 2019
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In November 1941, German Army Group Centre was stopped at the outskirts of the city
Moscow
The prefecture is part of the world's most populous metropolitan area
Tokyo
Home to the tallest twin buildings in the world, the Petronas Twin Towers
Kuala Lumpur
Few structures pre-date the Great Fire of 1666, these being a few trace Roman remains
London
It is one of the country's capital cities, serving as the seat of the administrative branch of government
Pretoria
They chose a site north of the Sassanid capital of Ctesiphon (and also just north of where ancient Babylon had once stood)
Baghdad
The influx of many Tibetan refugees from China has seen the construction of over 50 Tibetan gompas (monasteries) around Boudhanath.
Kathmandu
The city also has around 80 geothermal springs, the largest thermal water cave system, second largest synagogue, and third largest Parliament building in the world
Budapest
Porirua on Porirua Harbour to the north is notable for its large Māori and Pacific Island communities
Wellington
From an architectural perspective, the airplane-shaped plan was certainly an homage to Le Corbusier
Brasilia
On 10 December 1997 Akmola replaced Almaty
Astana
The 16th century explorer Leo Africanus knew the city as Magadazo
Mogadishu
108 years later it welcomed home the 2004 Summer Olympics
Athens
Divided by the two Rivers Nile
Khartoum
Burmese: နေပြည်တော်
Naypyidaw
Was also the capital of Free France between 1940 and 1942
Brazzaville
Founded by Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro on January 18, 1535, as Ciudad de los Reyes
Lima
It is located on the southeast coast of the island of Viti Levu, in the Rewa Province, Central Division
Suva
Famous festivals and events in the city include: Koningsdag, The Cannabis Cup, and Uitmarkt
Amsterdam
The native Taíno people populated the island which they called Quisqueya (mother of all lands) and Ayiti (land of high mountains)
Santo Domingo
Situated at the mouth of the River Liffey
Dublin
The city and region's demonym is santiaguinos (male) and santiaguinas (female)
Santiago
With Prince Albert II as head of state
Monaco
The capital city of the West African country of Liberia
Monrovia
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Level 68
Feb 22, 2019
Amsterdam's clue mentions "Amsterdam"
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Level 61
Feb 22, 2019
Fixed!
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Level 44
Feb 9, 2020
great quiz, but it requires additional minute or two