World Capitals by Wikipedia Descriptions #2

Can you name these country capitals by excerpts from their Wikipedia descriptions?
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Last updated: February 21, 2019
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The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River
Washington D.C
From February 3 to March 3, 1945, the city was the site of the bloodiest battle in the Pacific theater of World War II
Manila
The centre of an explosion of philosophic and scientific activity known as the Age of Enlightenment
Paris
An ecclesiastical or sacerdotal-monarchical state (a type of theocracy)
Vatican City
The city's subway network is the busiest and second longest in the world.
Beijing
390 km (240 mi) west of Saint Petersburg, Russia
Helsinki
It was home to the world's first psychoanalyst – Sigmund Freud
Vienna
The ACT is independent of any state to prevent any one state from gaining an advantage
Canberra
Although not as important as Milan, the city is the fourth most important centre for fashion in the world, according to the 2009 Global Language Monitor
Rome
The city's other historic names include Kisong, Hwangsong, Rakrang, Sŏgyong, Sodo, Hogyong, Changan, and Heijō
Pyongyang
In Sunni Islam, this is the third-holiest city, after Mecca and Medina
Jerusalem
Was almost completely destroyed in the 1521 siege of Tenochtitlan
Mexico City
Sometimes dubbed the "Paris of the East" for its French influences
Hanoi
Marina Bay Sands is an integrated resort opened in 2010; one of the world's most photographed buildings.
Singapore
Tahrir Square continued to be the primary destination for protests
Cairo
It is located on the Cap-Vert peninsula on the Atlantic coast and is the westernmost city on the African mainland
Dakar
The Armenian Genocide brought an effective end to the residential diocese
Ankara
The communist government increasingly turned to tourism for new financial revenue
Havana
Pedro de Mendoza called the city "Holy Mary of the Fair Winds"
Buenos Aires
The headquarters of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the regional headquarters of OPEC
Abuja
Less than 60 km (37.3 mi) north of the Danube River
Bucharest
The second-largest city by population in the African Great Lakes region
Nairobi
Was the site of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria
Sarajevo
The house where Simón Bolívar was born on 24 July 1783
Caracas
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