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This is a list of national capitals of the world, in alphabetical order. Territories, dependencies or disputed regions are shown in italics. This article concerns places that serve as centers of government and politics. ...


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0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z This is a list of national capitals in the world in alphabetical order by country: // Note: Whilst these entities aspire to statehood and have significant territory, they are not generally considered to be independent countries, since they are not recognised by a majority of other states, and do not have... This is a list of national capitals in the world in alphabetical order by country: In case that the capital is not the largest city, the third column gives the cities that are larger. ... Countries whose capital is not their largest city This is an incomplete list of countries whose capital is not their largest city. ... Throughout the world there are many cities that were once national capitals but no longer have that status because the country ceased to exist, the capital was moved, or the capital city was renamed. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ...

A

City Country
Abidjan  Côte d'Ivoire (administrative)
Abu Dhabi Flag of the United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
Abuja Flag of Nigeria Nigeria
Accra Flag of Ghana Ghana
Adamstown Flag of the Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands
Addis Ababa Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
Algiers Flag of Algeria Algeria
Alofi Flag of Niue Niue
Amman Flag of Jordan Jordan
Amsterdam Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands (official)
City Country
Andorra la Vella Flag of Andorra Andorra
Ankara Flag of Turkey Turkey
Antananarivo Flag of Madagascar Madagascar
Apia Flag of Samoa Samoa
Ashgabat Flag of Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
Asmara Flag of Eritrea Eritrea
Astana Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
Asunción Flag of Paraguay Paraguay
Athens Flag of Greece Greece
Avarua Flag of the Cook Islands Cook Islands

Freeway along the Ébrié Lagoon near the Plateau, Abidjans business district and centre of the city. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_d'Ivoire. ... Abu Dhabi or Abu Zaby (Arabic language: أبوظبي) is the largest of the seven emirates that comprise the United Arab Emirates and was also the largest of the former Trucial States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Arab_Emirates. ... Aso Rock Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nigeria. ... Accra, population 1,970,400 (2005), is the capital of Ghana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... View of Adamstown Adamstown is the only settlement of the Pitcairn Islands, and by default, the capital of the Pitcairn Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Pitcairn_Islands. ... Addis Ababa (Amharic new flower) is the capital of Ethiopia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ethiopia. ... This article is about the capital of Algeria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Algeria. ... Alofi is the capital city of the Pacific Ocean nation of Niue. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Niue. ... For other meanings, see Amman (disambiguation) and Ammann. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jordan. ... For other uses, see Amsterdam (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Position of Andorra la Vella in Andorra Coordinates: Country Andorra Parishes Andorra la Vella Area  - City 30 km²  (11. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Andorra. ... Ankara is the capital of Turkey and the countrys second largest city after Ä°stanbul. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Turkey. ... Nickname: Location of Antananarivo (red dot) in Madagascar Country Madagascar Founded 1625 Population (2001 census)  - City 1,403,449 Antananarivo (pronounced IPA [æntəˌnænəˈɹiːvoÊŠ] or [ɑːntəˌnɑːnəˈɹiːvoÊŠ]), population 1,403,449 (2001 census), is the capital of Madagascar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Madagascar. ... Apia Apia, population 38,800 (2001), is the capital of Samoa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Samoa. ... AÅŸgabat AÅŸgabat AÅŸgabat AÅŸgabat (Turkmen: ; Persian: , UniPers: EÅ¡q-âbâd; Russian: - Ashkhabád) also spelled as Ashgabat, Ashkabat, Ashkhabad, Ashgabad, is the capital city of Turkmenistan, a former Soviet republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Turkmenistan. ... Asmara (English) (Geez: አሥመራ Asmera, formerly known as Asmera, or in Arabic: Asmaraa) is the capital city and largest settlement in Eritrea, home to a population of around 579,000 people. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Eritrea. ... Coordinates: Government  - Mayor Askar Mamin Population (estimated)  - City 600,000 Time zone BTT (UTC+6) This article is about the capital of Kazakhstan; for the article on the palace in Sarawak, see Astana (Sarawak); for the professional road-cycling team see Astana Team; for the Iranian city, see Astaneh-e... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kazakhstan. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... This article is about the capital of Greece. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greece. ... Avarua is a town on Rarotonga Island and the national capital of Cook Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cook_Islands. ...

B

City Country
Baghdad Flag of Iraq Iraq
Baku Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
Bamako Flag of Mali Mali
Bandar Seri Begawan Flag of Brunei Brunei a
Bangkok Flag of Thailand Thailand
Bangui Flag of the Central African Republic Central African Republic
Banjul Flag of The Gambia Gambia
Basseterre Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis
Beijing Flag of the People's Republic of China People's Republic of China b
Beirut Flag of Lebanon Lebanon
Belgrade Flag of Serbia Serbia
Belmopan Flag of Belize Belize
Berlin Flag of Germany Germany
Bern Flag of Switzerland Switzerland

a Brunei Darussalam.
b See also List of historical capitals of China.
Baghdad (Arabic: ) is the capital of Iraq and of Baghdad Governorate. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iraq. ... Coordinates: , Country Government  - Mayor Hajibala Abutalybov Area  - City 260 km²  (100. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Azerbaijan. ... View of Bamako Bamako district Bamako, population 1,690,471 (2006), is the capital of Mali, and is the biggest city in the country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mali. ... Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque Bandar Seri Begawan, estimated population 46,229 (1991), is the capital and the royal town of the Sultanate of Brunei. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brunei. ... Location within in Thailand Coordinates: , Country Settled Ayutthaya Period Founded as capital 21 April 1782 Government  - Type Special administrative area  - Governer Apirak Kosayothin Area  - City 1,568. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Thailand. ... Bangui is the capital of and the largest city in the Central African Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Central_African_Republic. ... Location of Banjul in The Gambia Street in Banjul city Banjul (formerly Bathurst) is the capital of The Gambia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_The_Gambia. ... Distinguish from Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis. ... Peking redirects here. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ... This article is about the Lebanese city. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lebanon. ... For other uses, see Belgrade (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia. ... Not to be confused with Republika Srpska. ... Belmopan, estimated population 12,300, is the capital of Belize. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belize. ... This article is about the capital of Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Location within Switzerland The city of Bern, English traditionally Berne (Bernese German Bärn , German Bern , French Berne , Italian Berna , Romansh Berna ), is the Bundesstadt (administrative capital) of Switzerland, and is the fourth most populous Swiss city (after Zürich, Geneva and Basel). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... The Chinese phrase Four Great Ancient Capitals of China (Traditional Chinese: ; Simplified Chinese: ; pinyin: ) traditionally refers to Beijing, Nanjing, Luoyang, and Xian. ...

City Country
Bishkek Flag of Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan
Bissau Flag of Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau
Bloemfontein  South Africa (judicial)
Bogotá Flag of Colombia Colombia
Brasília Flag of Brazil Brazil
Bratislava Flag of Slovakia Slovakia
Brazzaville Flag of the Republic of the Congo Republic of the Congo
Bridgetown Flag of Barbados Barbados
Brussels Flag of Belgium Belgium
Bucharest Flag of Romania Romania
Budapest Flag of Hungary Hungary
Buenos Aires Flag of Argentina Argentina
Bujumbura Flag of Burundi Burundi

Bishkek cityscape Bishkek (Бишкек) is the capital of Kyrgyzstan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kyrgyzstan. ... Bissau, estimated population 355,000 (2004), is the capital of Guinea-Bissau. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guinea-Bissau. ... Bloemfontein at night Bloemfontein (IPA: , Afrikaans and Dutch for spring of Bloem (bloom), flower spring or fountain of flowers is the capital city of the Free State Province of South Africa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... For other uses, see Bogotá (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Colombia. ... Nickname: Location of Brasília Coordinates: , Region State Founded 21 April 1960 Government  - Governor Jose Roberto Arruda Area  - City 5,802 km²  (2,240. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Nickname: Location of Bratislava within Slovakia Coordinates: , Country Region Districts Bratislava I-V City subdivisions 17 city boroughs Cadastral areas 20 cadastral areas First mentioned 907 Government  - Type City council  - Mayor (Primátor) Andrej ÄŽurkovský  - Headquarters Primates Palace Area [1]  - City 367. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovakia. ... This article is about the city named Brazzaville. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Barbados. ... For other places with the same name, see Brussels (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... Nickname: Motto: Patria si Dreptul Meu (My Country and My Right) Location of Bucharest within Romania (in red) Coordinates: , Country County Founded 1459 (first official record) Government  - Mayor Adriean Videanu Area  - City 228 km²  (88 sq mi)  - Metro 238 km² (91. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... For other uses, see Budapest (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Hungary. ... For other uses, see Buenos Aires (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Bujumbura, estimated population 300,000 (1994), is the capital of Burundi. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burundi. ...

C

City Country
Cairo Flag of Egypt Egypt
Canberra Flag of Australia Australia
Cape Town  South Africa (legislative)
Caracas Flag of Venezuela Venezuela
Castries Flag of Saint Lucia Saint Lucia
Charlotte Amalie Flag of the United States Virgin Islands United States Virgin Islands
City Country
Chişinău Flag of Moldova Moldova
Cockburn Town Flag of the Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands
Conakry Flag of Guinea Guinea
Copenhagen Flag of Denmark Denmark
Cotonou  Benin (de facto)

For other uses, see Cairo (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Egypt. ... For other uses, see Canberra (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area  - City 2,499 km²  (964. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Nickname: La Sultana del Avila (English:The Avilas Sultan) La Sucursal del paraiso Motto: Ave María Santísima, sin pecado concebida, en el primer instante de su ser natural. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Venezuela. ... For the town in France, see Castries, Hérault. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Lucia. ... Charlotte Amalie is the capital of the U.S. Virgin Islands, a territory of the United States of America. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States_Virgin_Islands. ... Location of ChiÅŸinău in Moldova Coordinates: , Country Founded 1436 Government  - Mayor Dorin Chirtoacă, since 2007 Area  - City 120 km²  (46. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Moldova. ... Cockburn Town is the capital city of the Turks and Caicos Islands, located on the largest island in that archipelago, Grand Turk Island. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Turks_and_Caicos_Islands. ... Conakry or Konakry (Malinké: KÉ”nakiri), population 2,000,000 (2002), is the capital of Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guinea. ... For other uses, see Copenhagen (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Denmark. ... Cotonou is the economic capital of Benin, as well as its largest city. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Benin. ... De facto is a Latin expression that means in fact or in practice. It is commonly used as opposed to de jure (meaning by law) when referring to matters of law or governance or technique (such as standards), that are found in the common experience as created or developed without...

D

City Country
Dakar Flag of Senegal Senegal
Damascus Flag of Syria Syria
Dar es Salaam Flag of Tanzania Tanzania (administrative)
Dhaka Flag of Bangladesh Bangladesh
Dili Flag of East Timor East Timor (Timor-Leste)
Djibouti Flag of Djibouti Djibouti
City Country
Dodoma Flag of Tanzania Tanzania (official)
Doha Flag of Qatar Qatar
Douglas Flag of the Isle of Man Isle of Man
Dublin Flag of Ireland Ireland
Dushanbe Flag of Tajikistan Tajikistan

(City of Dakar, divided into 19 communes darrondissement) City proper (commune) Région Dakar Département Dakar Mayor Pape Diop (PDS) (since 2002) Area 82. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Senegal. ... For other uses, see Damascus (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Syria. ... Dar es Salaam (دار السلام), formerly Mzizima, is the largest city (pop. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tanzania. ... Dhaka (previously Dacca; Bengali: Ḍhākā; IPA: ) is the capital of Bangladesh and the principal city of Dhaka District. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bangladesh. ... Dili, also spelled Díli, Dilli or Dilly, is the capital of East Timor. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Timor. ... Motto Unidade, Acção, Progresso(Portuguese) Unity, Action, Progress Anthem Pátria Capital (and largest city) Dili Official languages Tetum and Portuguese Government Republic  -  President José Ramos Horta  -  Prime Minister Xanana Gusmão Independence from Portugal   -  Declared November 28, 1975   -  Recognized May 20, 2002  Area  -  Total 15,007 km² (158th... Image File history File links Flag_of_Djibouti. ... Dodoma, population 324,347 (2002 census), is the national capital of Tanzania and also the capital of that countrys Dodoma Region. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tanzania. ... Doha (Arabic: , transliteration: or ), population 400,051 (2005 census), is the capital of Qatar and is at , on the Persian Gulf. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Qatar. ... Location within the British Isles Douglas (Doolish in Manx) is the capital of the Isle of Man (Ellan Vannin) and its largest town. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_isle_of_man. ... For other uses, see Dublin (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ireland. ... Location of Dushanbe in Tajikistan Coordinates: , Country Government  - Mayor Mahmadsaid Ubaydulloyev Area  - City 100 km²  (38. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tajikistan. ...

E

City Country
Episkopi Cantonment  Akrotiri and Dhekelia

Episkopi Cantonment is the capital of Akrotiri and Dhekelia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Anthem God Save the Queen Akrotiri and Dhekelia (Occupied Areas) Sovereign Base Areas indicated in pink. ...

F

City Country
Freetown Flag of Sierra Leone Sierra Leone
Funafuti Flag of Tuvalu Tuvalu

For other places with the same name, see Freetown (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sierra_Leone. ... Funafuti is the sinking capital of the small island nation of Tuvalu. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tuvalu. ...

G

City Country
Gaborone Flag of Botswana Botswana
George Town Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands
Georgetown Flag of Guyana Guyana
Gibraltar Flag of Gibraltar Gibraltar
Grytviken Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands South Georgia and
        the South Sandwich Islands
Guatemala City Flag of Guatemala Guatemala
Gustavia Flag of Saint Barthélemy Saint Barthelemy

Satellite image of Gaborone Location of Gaborone in Botswana Gaborone (pron. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Botswana. ... George Town, Grand Cayman, is the capital of the Cayman Islands, in the British West Indies. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cayman_Islands. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guyana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Gibraltar. ... Cumberland Bay and Thatcher Peninsula with King Edward Cove (Grytviken) Grytviken (Swedish for Pot Cove; Grytvika/Grytviken in Norwegian) is the principal settlement in the United Kingdom territory of South Georgia in the South Atlantic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Georgia_and_the_South_Sandwich_Islands. ... Motto Leo Terram Propriam Protegat(Latin) Let the Lion protect his own land or May the Lion protect his own land Anthem God Save the Queen Capital Grytviken (King Edward Point) Official languages English Government British overseas territory  -  Head of State Queen Elizabeth II  -  Commissioner Alan Huckle Area  -  Total 3... Guatemala City (in full, La Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción; locally known as Guatemala or Guate) is the capital and largest city of the nation of Guatemala. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guatemala. ... View over Gustavia Gustavia is the main town of the island of St. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Anthem For Sweden - The Land of The Incredible Biffs Capital (and largest city) Gustavia Official languages Swedish Government  -  Prime Minister of Sweden Nick XII Bonaparte  -  Prefect Per af Biffsläkt  -  President of the Territorial Council none yet; however Henning is the mayor of Saint-Barthelemy Overseas Collectivity of Sweden   -  Swedish...

H

City Country
Hagåtña Flag of Guam Guam
The Hague Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands (administrative)
Hamilton Flag of Bermuda Bermuda
Hanoi Flag of Vietnam Vietnam
Harare Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
City Country
Hargeisa Flag of Somaliland Somaliland c
Havana Flag of Cuba Cuba
Helsinki Flag of Finland Finland
Honiara Flag of the Solomon Islands Solomon Islands

c Unrecognized, self-declared country. HagÃ¥tña (formerly Agana and in Spanish Agaña), the capital of the American island of Guam, lies on its western shore. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guam. ... Coordinates: , Country Netherlands Province South Holland Area (2006)  - Municipality 98. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... City Hall in Hamilton. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bermuda. ... Hanoi (Vietnamese: Hà Ná»™i, Hán Tá»±: 河内)  , estimated population 3,145,300 (2005), is the capital of Vietnam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Vietnam. ... Map of Zimbabwe showing the location of Harare. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zimbabwe. ... Hargeisa (Somali: Hargeysa, Arabic: هرجيسا) is a city in Northwestern Somalia and the second largest city in Somalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Somaliland. ... For other territories formerly called Somaliland, see Somaliland (disambiguation). ... This article is about the capital of Cuba. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Location of Helsinki in Northern Europe Coordinates: , Country Province Region Uusimaa Sub-region Helsinki Charter 1550 Capital city 1812 Government  - City manager Jussi Pajunen Area  - City 187. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Finland. ... Honiara, population 49,107 (1999), is the capital of the Solomon Islands and of Guadalcanal Province, although it is a separately administered town. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Solomon_Islands. ...

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City Country
Islamabad Flag of Pakistan Pakistan

Islamabad (Urdu: اسلام آباد) is the capital city of Pakistan, and is located in the Potohar Plateau in the northwest of the country. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ...

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City Country
Jakarta Flag of Indonesia Indonesia
Jamestown Flag of Saint Helena Saint Helena
Jerusalem Flag of Israel Israel

Jakarta (also DKI Jakarta), formerly known as Sunda Kalapa, Jayakarta, Batavia and Djakarta is the capital and largest city of Indonesia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Indonesia. ... Jamestown (population c. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Helena. ... For other uses, see Jerusalem (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Israel. ...

K

City Country
Kabul Flag of Afghanistan Afghanistan
Kampala Flag of Uganda Uganda
Kathmandu Flag of Nepal Nepal
Khartoum Flag of Sudan Sudan
Kiev (Kyiv) Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
Kigali Flag of Rwanda Rwanda
City Country
Kingston Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
Kingston Flag of Norfolk Island Norfolk Island
Kingstown  St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Kinshasa  Dem. Republic of the Congo
Kuala Lumpur  Malaysia (official)
Kuwait City  Kuwait

For other places with the same name, see Kabul (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Kampala is the capital city of Uganda. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uganda. ... For the retail store chain, see Kathmandu (company). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nepal. ... Nickname: Khartoums location in Sudan Coordinates: , Government  - Governor Abdul Halim al Mutafi Population (2005)  - Urban Over 1 Million For other uses, see Khartoum (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sudan. ... Map of Ukraine with Kiev highlighted Coordinates: , Country Ukraine Oblast Kiev City Municipality Raion Municipality Government  - Mayor Leonid Chernovetskyi Elevation 179 m (587 ft) Population (2006)  - City 4,450,968  - Density 3,299/km² (8,544. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Kigali, population 851,024 (2005), is the capital and largest city of Rwanda. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Rwanda. ... The City of Kingston is the capital and largest city of Jamaica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jamaica. ... Kingston is the capital of the Australian South Pacific Territory of Norfolk Island. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Norfolk_Island. ... Kingstown, estimated population 15,900 (July 1999), is the chief port of Saint Vincent, and the capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saint_Vincent_and_the_Grenadines. ... Kinshasa (formerly Léopoldville or, before 1960, also Leopoldstad) is the capital and largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo. ... Motto Justice – Paix – Travail(French) Justice – Peace – Work Anthem Debout Congolais Capital (and largest city) Kinshasaa Official languages French Recognised regional languages Lingala, Kongo/Kituba, Swahili, Tshiluba Demonym Congolese Government Semi-Presidential Republic  -  President Joseph Kabila  -  Prime Minister Antoine Gizenga Independence  -  from Belgium June 30, 1960  Area  -  Total 2,344... Nickname: Motto: Maju dan makmur (English: Progress and Prosper) Location in Malaysia Coordinates: , Country State Establishment 1857 Granted city status 1974 Government  - Mayor (Datuk Bandar) Datuk Abdul Hakim Borhan From 14 December 2006 Area  - City 243. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malaysia. ... Kuwait City Kuwait City (also Al-Kuwait - الكويت), population 32,403 (2005 Census), is the capital of the emirate of Kuwait and part of the Al-Asimah governorate. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kuwait. ...

L

City Country
La Paz  Bolivia (administrative)
Laâyoune (El Aaiún)  Western Sahara d
Libreville  Gabon
Lilongwe  Malawi
Lima  Peru
Lisbon  Portugal
Ljubljana  Slovenia

d Unofficial; see Politics of Western Sahara. Central La Paz La Paz is the administrative capital of Bolivia, as well as the departmental capital of La Paz Department. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bolivia. ... El-Aaiún or Laâyoune (Arabic: العيون, transliterated al-`ayÅ«n), is the unofficial capital of Western Sahara, a former Spanish colony now mostly controlled and occupied by Morocco. ... Libreville (population 578,156 January 1, 2005) is the capital and largest city of Gabon. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Gabon. ... Location of Lilongwe in Malawi. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malawi. ... For other uses, see Lima (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Peru. ... For other uses, see Lisbon (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ...   (IPA: ) is the capital and largest city of Slovenia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Slovenia. ... Country name: conventional long form: none conventional short form: Western Sahara former: Spanish Sahara Data code: WI Government type: legal status of territory and question of sovereignty unresolved; territory contested by Morocco and Polisario Front (Popular Front for the Liberation of the Saguia el Hamra and Rio de Oro), which...

City Country
Lobamba  Swaziland (royal and legislative)
Lomé  Togo
London  United Kingdom
Luanda  Angola
Lusaka  Zambia
Luxembourg City  Luxembourg

Location of Lobamba in Swaziland Lobamba is the traditional and legislative capital of Swaziland, seat of the Parliament and residence of the Queen Mother. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Swaziland. ... Lomé, estimated population 700,000 (1998), is the capital of Togo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Togo. ... This article is about the capital of England and the United Kingdom. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_Kingdom. ... Luanda (formerly called Loanda) is the largest city and capital of Angola. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... Lusaka is the capital and largest city of Zambia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zambia. ... Administration District Luxembourg Canton Luxembourg LAU 2 LU00011001 Mayor Paul Helminger Geography Area Area rank 51. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Luxembourg. ...

M

City Country
Madrid  Spain
Majuro  Marshall Islands
Malabo  Equatorial Guinea
Malé  Maldives
Mamoudzou  Mayotte
Managua  Nicaragua
Manama  Bahrain
Manila  Philippines
Maputo  Mozambique
Marigot  Saint Martin
Maseru  Lesotho
Mata-Utu  Wallis and Futuna
City Country
Mbabane  Swaziland (administrative)
Melekeok  Palau
Mexico City  Mexico
Minsk  Belarus
Mogadishu  Somalia
Monaco  Monaco
Monrovia  Liberia
Montevideo  Uruguay
Moroni  Comoros
Moscow  Russia
Muscat  Oman

This article is about the Spanish capital. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Lagoon shoreline on Majuro, February 1973 Majuro, population 25,400 (as of 2004), is the capital of the Republic of the Marshall Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Marshall_Islands. ... Location of Malabo in Equatorial Guinea Malabo is the capital city of Equatorial Guinea, located on the northern coast of Bioko Island (formerly Fernando Póo). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Equatorial_Guinea. ... Malé (Dhivehi: މާލެ), (pronounced: Maa-lay) population 81,647 (2004), is the capital of the Republic of Maldives located at the southern edge of North Male Atoll Kaafu Atoll. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Maldives. ... Mamoudzou is the capital of the Mayotte. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... This article is about the capital city of Nicaragua. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nicaragua. ... Bahrain from space, June 1996 Manama (Arabic: المنامة Al-Manāmah) is the capital city of Bahrain and is the countrys largest city with a population of approximately 155,000, roughly a quarter of countrys entire population. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bahrain. ... For other meanings of the word, see Manila (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Philippines. ... Maputo is the capital of Mozambique. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mozambique. ... Marigot Marigot Marigot is the main town on the French side of the Caribbean island of Saint Martin. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Anthem: La Marseillaise Capital (and largest city) Marigot Official languages French Government  -  President of France Jacques Chirac  -  Prefect Dominique Lacroix  -  President of the Territorial Council none yet; however Albert Fleming is the mayor of Saint-Martin Overseas Collectivity of France   -  Island divided between France and the Netherlands 23 March 1648... Maseru (also Masero) is the capital of Lesotho. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lesotho. ... Mata-Utu is the capital of the Wallis and Futuna. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Location of Mbabane in Swaziland Mbabane, with an estimated population of 70,000 (2003), is the capital of Swaziland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Swaziland. ... Melekeok is one of Palaus sixteen states. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Palau. ... Nickname: Motto: Capital en movimiento Location of Mexico City in south central Mexico Coordinates: , Country Federal entity Boroughs The 16 delegaciones Founded c. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Location of Minsk, shown within the Minsk Voblast Coordinates: Country Subdivision Belarus Minsk Founded 1067 Government  - Mayor Mikhail Pavlov Area  - City 305. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belarus. ... Mogadishu (Somali: Muqdisho, popularly Xamar; Arabic: ; Italian: ), is the largest city in Somalia, and its capital. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Somalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Monaco. ... Monrovia in the 1800s. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Liberia. ... Department Montevideo Department Altitude 43 m Coordinates 34º 53S 56º 10W Founded 1726 Founder Bruno Mauricio de Zabala Population 1,325,968 (2004) (1st) Demonym Montevideano Phone Code +02 Postal Code 10000 Montevideo (IPA: ) is the capital, largest city, and chief port of Uruguay. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uruguay. ... Moroni is the largest city of the Comores and since 1962 has also been its capital. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Comoros. ... For other uses, see Moscow (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... Classification City Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said Area 3,500 km² [1] Population  - Total (2005)  - Density  - Oman calculated rank 606,024 [2] 184. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Oman. ...

N

City Country
Nairobi  Kenya
Nassau  Bahamas
Naypyidaw  Myanmar
N'Djamena  Chad
New Delhi  India
Niamey  Niger
City Country
Nicosia  Cyprus
Nicosia  Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Nouakchott  Mauritania
Nouméa  New Caledonia
Nuku'alofa  Tonga
Nuuk  Greenland

Nairobi (pronounced IPA: ) is the capital and largest city of Kenya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kenya. ... For other uses of Nassau, see Nassau (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Bahamas. ... Naypyidaw (also spelt Nay Pyi Taw, literally Royal City) is currently the national capital of Myanmar, located in Kyatpyae Village, Pyinmana Township of Mandalay Division. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Myanmar. ... NDjamena, «ehn JAHM uh nuh», population 721,000 (2005), is the capital of Chad. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chad. ... , This article is about the urban region that is the capital of India. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_India. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Niger. ... District Nicosia District Government  - Mayor Eleni Mavrou Population (2004)  - City 270,000 (Greek part) 85,000 (Turkish part) 355,000 (Total) Time zone EET (UTC+2) Website: www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cyprus. ... District Nicosia District Government  - Mayor Eleni Mavrou Population (2004)  - City 270,000 (Greek part) 85,000 (Turkish part) 355,000 (Total) Time zone EET (UTC+2) Website: www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Turkish_Republic_of_Northern_Cyprus. ... Anthem Ä°stiklâl Marşı(Turkish) Independence March Capital Nicosia Official languages Turkish Government Representative democratic republic1  -  President Mehmet Ali Talat  -  Prime Minister Ferdi Sabit Soyer Sovereignty from Cyprus   -  Proclaimed November 15, 1983   -  Recognition By Turkey   -  Independence from Cyprus   -  Declared November 15, 1983  Area  -  Total 3,355 km² (not ranked) 1... Nouakchott department Nouakchott (Arabic: ‎ or ‎ [alleged translation from Berber The place of the winds] NawākÅ¡Å«á¹­) is the capital and by far the largest city of Mauritania, and is Saharas largest city if one excludes marginal cases like Cairo (in the Nile River Delta) and the cities north of... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mauritania. ... Nouméa is the capital city of the French territory of New Caledonia. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Busy Talamahu market in Nukualofa Nukualofa, population 22400 (1996), is the capital of Tonga. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tonga. ... A panoramic photo of Nuuk taken in October 2006 Location of the Nuuk municipality in Greenland Nuuk (The Cape in Greenlandic) (Danish: GodthÃ¥b, which translates to Good Hope in English, and was the name of the ship which brought the settlers) is the capital and largest city of the... Image File history File links Flag_of_Greenland. ...

O

City Country
Oranjestad  Aruba
Oslo  Norway
Ottawa  Canada
Ouagadougou  Burkina Faso

Center of Oranjestad Oranjestad (Dutch: Orange City), with a population of 26,355 (2000), is the capital and most important city of Aruba located on the southern coast near the western end of the island. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Aruba. ... This article is about the capital of Norway. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Norway. ... This article is about the capital city of Canada. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Goblins rule Ouagadougou is run by goblins who come out at night and the people you see walking around in the town are actually goblins in robotic suits that make them look like people. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Burkina_Faso. ...

P

City Country
Pago Pago  American Samoa
Palikir  Federated States of Micronesia
Panama City  Panama
Papeete  French Polynesia
Paramaribo  Suriname
Paris  France
Phnom Penh  Cambodia
Plymouth e  Montserrat
Podgorica  Montenegro
Port Louis  Mauritius
Port Moresby  Papua New Guinea
City Country
Port Vila  Vanuatu
Port-au-Prince  Haiti
Port of Spain  Trinidad and Tobago
Porto-Novo  Benin (official)
Prague  Czech Republic
Praia  Cape Verde
Pretoria  South Africa (official)
Putrajaya  Malaysia (administrative)
Pyongyang (P'yŏngyang)  Democratic People's Republic
        of Korea  (North Korea)

e Plymouth was abandoned after the eruption of the Soufriere Hills volcano in 1997. Government offices since then have been moved to Brades Estate, which is in the northwestern part of Montserrat. Pago Pago, pronounced PAHNG-oh PAHNG-oh, is the capital of American Samoa, a territory of the United States of America. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_American_Samoa. ... Palikir (population approx. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Micronesia. ... This article is about the capital city of Panama. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Panama. ... Papeete Waterfront Papeete is the capital of French Polynesia, and is located on the island of Tahiti, which is part of the Society Islands, in French Polynesia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_French_Polynesia. ... Paramaribo (nicknamed Parbo) is the capital of Suriname, located in the Paramaribo district, with a population of roughly 250,000 people. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Suriname. ... This article is about the capital of France. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Phnom Penh (Khmer: ; official Romanization: Phnum Pénh; IPA: ) is the largest, most populous and capital city of Cambodia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cambodia. ... Plymouth is the capital of Montserrat, which is an overseas territory of the U.K. After the volcanic eruption in 1995, the city has been abandoned. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montserrat. ... Coordinates Mayor Dr. Miomir MugoÅ¡a (DPS - SDP) Municipality area 1,441 km² Population (2003 census)  - city  - municipality  - density 136,473 169,132 117,4 pop per km² Time zone  - Standard  - Summer (DST) CET (UTC+1) CEST (UTC+2) Founded Before 12th Century as Birziminium Area code +382 81 Car... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montenegro. ... This article is about the country in Europe. ... The arms of Port Louis Port Louis banking district, and the main avenue leading to the Government House (seen in the background) Port Louis (pronounced locally as paw-louee) is the capital of Mauritius. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mauritius. ... Downtown Port Moresby Port Moresby (IPA: ), or Pot Mosbi in Tok Pisin, population 255,000 (2000), is the capital of Papua New Guinea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Papua_New_Guinea. ... Port Vila (population 29,356, coordinates ) is the capital city of Vanuatu. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Vanuatu. ... Categories: Caribbean geography stubs | Capitals in North America | Haiti ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Haiti. ... Port of Spain, population 49,000 (2000), is the capital of Trinidad and Tobago and the countrys second largest city by population, after San Fernando. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Porto-Novo, population 179,138 (1992), is the official capital of Benin. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Benin. ... For other uses, see Prague (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... For other uses, see Praia (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cape_Verde. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country South Africa Province Gauteng Established 1855 Area  - City 1,644 km²  (634. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Motto: Bandar raya Taman, Bandar raya Bestari (English :Garden City, Intelligent City ) Coordinates: , Country State Establishment 1995, October 19th Made into Federal Territory 2001, February 1st Government  - Administered by Perbadanan Putrajaya Putrajaya Corporation  - Chairman Samsudin Osman Area  - City 46 km²  (17. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malaysia. ... Not to be confused with PyeongChang. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_North_Korea. ... North Korea, known officially as the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (DPRK; Korean: Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk; Chosongul: 조선민주주의인민공화국; Hanja: 朝鮮民主主義人民共和國), is a country in... The Soufriere Hills volcano is a complex stratovolcano with many lava domes forming its summit on the Caribbean island of Montserrat. ... Location of Brades in Montserrat Brades (or Brades Estate) is the de facto capital of Montserrat, and is in the Carrs Bay/Little Bay vicinity at the northwest end of Montserrat. ...

Q

City Country
Quito  Ecuador

For other uses, see Quito (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ...

R

City Country
Rabat  Morocco
Reykjavík  Iceland
Riga  Latvia
Riyadh  Saudi Arabia
Road Town  British Virgin Islands
Rome  Italy
Roseau  Dominica

Mausoleum of Mohammed V through mosque ruins NASA image of Rabat Rabat (Arabic الرباط, transliterated ar-Rabāṭ or ar-Ribāṭ), population 1. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Morocco. ... Location in Iceland Coordinates: , Constituency Government  - Mayor (Borgarstjóri) Dagur B. Eggertsson Area  - Total 274. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iceland. ... For other uses, see Riga (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Latvia. ... Riyadh (Arabic: ar-Riyāḍ) is the capital and largest city of Saudi Arabia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ... Road Town, located on Tortola island, is the capital of the British Virgin Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_British_Virgin_Islands. ... For other uses, see Rome (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Roseau, population 15,853 (1993), estimated population in 2001 - 19,400, is the capital of Dominica. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Dominica. ...

S

City Country
Saipan  Northern Mariana Islands
San José  Costa Rica
San Juan  Puerto Rico
San Marino  San Marino
San Salvador  El Salvador
Sanaá  Yemen
Santiago  Chile
Santo Domingo  Dominican Republic
São Tomé  São Tomé and Príncipe
Sarajevo  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Seoul  Republic of Korea  (South Korea)
The Settlement  Christmas Island
Singapore  Singapore
City Country
Skopje  Republic of Macedonia
Sofia  Bulgaria
South Tarawa  Kiribati
Sri Jayawardenepura f  Sri Lanka
St. George's  Grenada
St. Helier  Jersey
St. John's  Antigua and Barbuda
St. Peter Port  Guernsey
St. Pierre  Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Stanley  Falkland Islands
Stockholm  Sweden
Sucre  Bolivia (official)
Suva  Fiji

f Known as Kotte. Saipan seen from the air A map of Saipan, Tinian & Aquijan Saipan (IPA: in English) is the largest island and capital of the United States Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), a chain of 15 tropical islands belonging to the Marianas archipelago in the western Pacific Ocean (15°10... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Northern_Mariana_Islands. ... Nickname: Location of San José Canton between provinces Coordinates: , Country Province Canton San José Canton Founded circa. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Costa_Rica. ... For other uses, see San Juan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Puerto_Rico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_San_Marino. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_El_Salvador. ... Sana (Arabic: , romanized as , and also known as Sanaa or Sanaa), population 1,747,627 (2004 census), is the capital of Yemen and the center of Sana Governorate. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Yemen. ... Location of Santiago commune in Greater Santiago Coordinates: , Region Province Foundation February 12, 1541 Government  - Mayor Raúl Alcaíno Lihn Area 1  - City 22. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile. ... It has been suggested that Greater Santo Domingo Area be merged into this article or section. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Dominican_Republic. ... São Tomé (population 53,300 in 2003) is the capital city of São Tomé and Príncipe and is by far the nations largest town. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sao_Tome_and_Principe. ... Map of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sarajevo) Coordinates: , Country Entity Canton Sarajevo Canton Government  - Mayor Semiha Borovac (SDA) Area [1]  - City 141. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bosnia_and_Herzegovina. ... Short name Statistics Location map Map of location of Seoul. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (ROK; Korean: Daehan Minguk (Hangul: 대한 민국; Hanja: 大韓民國)), is a country in East Asia, covering the southern half of the Korean Peninsula. ... Flying Fish Cove is the main settlement of Australias Christmas Island. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Christmas_Island. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Singapore. ... Location of the city of Skopje (green) in the Republic of Macedonia Government  - Mayor Trifun Kostovski Area  - City 701. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Macedonia. ... For an explanation of terms related to Macedonia, see Macedonia (terminology). ... This article is about the capital of Bulgaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bulgaria. ... South Tarawa (in Gilbertese and English: Teinainano Urban Council or abr. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Kiribati. ... , District Government  - Mayor Swarnalatha Silva (Sri Lanka Freedom Party) Area  - City 17 km²  (6. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sri_Lanka. ... St. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Grenada. ... Saint Helier is one of the twelve parishes and the largest town on Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands in the English Channel. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Jersey. ... St Johns is the capital city of the nation of Antigua and Barbuda, a country located in the West Indies in the Caribbean Sea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Antigua_and_Barbuda. ... This is a map of Guernsey. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Guernsey. ... Saint-Pierre is the capital of the French overseas collectivity of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, in North America. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Map of the Falkland Islands showing position of Stanley. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Falkland_Islands. ... For other uses, see Stockholm (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Sucre, the constitutional capital of Bolivia Sucre (population 247,300 in 2006) is the constitutional capital of Bolivia, seat of the Supreme Court (Corte Suprema de Justicia), and capital of the Chuquisaca department. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bolivia. ... Suva is the capital city of Fiji. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Fiji. ...

T

City Country
Taipei  Republic of China
Tallinn  Estonia
Tashkent  Uzbekistan
Tbilisi  Georgia
Tegucigalpa  Honduras
Tehran  Iran
Thimphu  Bhutan
City Country
Tirana  Albania
Tiraspol  Transnistria
Tokyo  Japan
Tórshavn  Faroe Islands
Tripoli  Libya
Tunis  Tunisia

Nickname: Coordinates: , Country Region City seat Xinyi District (信義區) Government  - Mayor Hau Lung-bin (KMT)1 E9 Area  - City 271. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Republic_of_China. ... For the Chinese civilization, see China. ... County Area 159. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia. ... Tashkent (Uzbek: , Russian: ) is the capital of Uzbekistan and also of the Tashkent Province. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Uzbekistan. ... Location of Tbilisi in Georgia Coordinates: , Country Georgia Established c. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Georgia. ... Tegucigalpa IPA: (Tegus for short), population 1,200,000 (2006) (metro area), is the capital of Honduras (together with Comayagüela), and the countrys largest city. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Honduras. ... For other uses, see Tehran (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... View of Tashichoedzong, Thimphu Thimphu from Sangey Gang Thimphu (Tibetan script: ཐིམ་ཕུ་) is the capital of Bhutan, and also the name of the surrounding valley and dzongkhag, the Thimphu District. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Bhutan. ... Nickname: Coordinates: , Country Albania Founded 1614 Elevation 295 ft (90 m) Population (2005 est)[1]  - City 585,756  - Metro 700,000 Tirana (Albanian: Tiranë or Tirana) is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Albania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Albania. ... County Transnistria Status Municipality/Capital Mayor Viktor Kostyrko, since 2003 Area 85 km² Population (2005) 159 163 Geographical coordinates 46°51′ N 29°38′ E Web site http://www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Transnistria. ... For the region during the Second World War, see Transnistria (World War II). ... For other uses, see Tokyo (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... The peninsula Tinganes is seat of the Faroese Government in Tórshavn. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Faroe_Islands. ... Tripoli (Arabic: طرابلس Tarābulus) is the capital city of Libya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Libya. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ...

U

City Country
Ulaanbaatar  Mongolia

September 2004 Ulan Bator, or Ulaanbaatar (Улаанбаатар, [Ulaɣan Baɣatar]) in Mongolian, is the capital of Mongolia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mongolia. ...

V

City Country
Vaduz  Liechtenstein
Valletta  Malta
The Valley  Anguilla
Vatican City  Vatican City g
Victoria  Seychelles
Vienna  Austria
Vientiane  Laos
Vilnius  Lithuania

g Also known as the "Holy See" for diplomatic and religious purposes. Vaduz and its exclaves in Liechtenstein Coordinates: , Area  - City 6. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Liechtenstein. ... Valletta, population 6,315 (official estimate for 2005), is the capital city of Malta. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Malta. ... The Valley is the capital of Anguilla and the main town on the island. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Anguilla. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Vatican_City. ... For other uses, see Victoria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Seychelles. ... For other uses, see Vienna (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Austria. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Laos. ... Not to be confused with Vilnius city municipality. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Lithuania. ...

W

City Country
Warsaw  Poland
Washington, D.C.  United States
Wellington  New Zealand
West Island  Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Willemstad  Netherlands Antilles
Windhoek  Namibia

For other uses, see Warsaw (disambiguation) and Warszawa (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... For other uses, see Washington, D.C. (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... For the first Duke of Wellington, see Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_New_Zealand. ... West Island is the capital of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Cocos_(Keeling)_Islands. ... Willemstad Willemstad is the territorial capital of the Netherlands Antilles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands_Antilles. ... --193. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Namibia. ...

Y

City Country
Yamoussoukro  Côte d'Ivoire (official)
Yaoundé  Cameroon
Yaren  Nauru (administrative)
Yerevan  Armenia

This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_d'Ivoire. ... View of Yaoundé Yaoundé, «yah oon DAY», estimated population 1,430,000 (2004), is the capital city of Cameroon and second largest city in the country after Douala. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cameroon. ... Yaren, in earlier times Makwa, is a district and constituency of the island nation of Nauru, located in the south of the island, at (-0. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nauru. ... Location of Yerevan in Armenia Coordinates: , Country Established 782 BC Government  - Mayor Yervand Zakharyan Area  - City 227 km²  (87. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Armenia. ...

Z

City Country
Zagreb  Croatia

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