World Capitals and Rivers

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COUNTRY – CAPITAL CITY – RIVER

Afghanistan – Kabul – River Kabul.
Albania – Tirana – River Tirane.
Andorra – Andorra La Vella – The Gran Valira.
Argentina – Buenos Aries – River Plate.
Armenia – Yerevan – The Hrazdan River.
Australia – Canberra – River Molonglo.
Austria – Vienna – River Danube.
Autonomous Region of Tibet – Lhasa – The Kyi River.

Barbados – Bridgetown – River Careenage .
Bangladesh – Dhaka – River Buriganga.
Belarus – Minsk – The Svislach River.
Belize – Belmopan – The Belize River.
Belgium – Brussels – River Zenne.
Bhutan – Thimpu – River Wong Chhu.
Bolivia – La Paz – River Choqueapu.
Bosnia and Herzogovenia – Sarajevo – River Miljacka.
Botswana – Gaborone – The Notowahe River.
Brunei – Bandar Seri Begawan – The Brunei River.
Bulgaria – Sofia – The River Vladaiska, the River Perlovska and the River Iskar flow along the outskirts of the city.
Burundi – Bujumbura – Lake Tanganyika.

Cambodia – Phnom Penh – Located along the River Mekong and Lake Tonle Sap.
Canada – Ottawa – River Ottawa.
Central African Republic – Bangui – The Ubangi River.
Chad – N’djamena – River Chari.
China – Beijing – The Yellow River.
Chile – Santiago – River Mapocho
Colombia – Bogota – River Bogota.
Congo – Brazzaville – River Congo.
Croatia – Zagreb – River Sava.
Cuba – Havana – River Almendares.
Cyprus – Nicosia – River Pedieos.
Czech Republic – Prague – River Vltava.

Democratic Republic of Congo – Kinshasa – River Congo.
Denmark – Copenhagen – Located across two islands which are separated by the Oresund Strait.
Dominica – Roseau – River Roseau.
Dominican Republic – Santa Domingo – River Ozama.

El Salvador – San Salvador – River Acelhuate.
Ethiopia – Addis Ababa – River Chankelia.
Ecuador – Quito – River Guayllabamba.
England – London – River Thames.
Egypt – Cairo – River Nile.
Estonia – Tallinn – River Pirita.

Finland – Helsinki – River Vantaa.
France – Paris – River Seine.
French Guyana – Cayenne – River Cayenne.

Gabon – Libreville – River Komo.
Gambia – Banjul – River Gambia.
Georgia – Tblisi – River Kura.
Germany – Berlin – River Spree and River Havel.
Ghana – Accra – River Odaw.
Greece – Athens – River Kifissos.
Greenland – Nuuk – The Nuup Kangerlua Fjord.
Guinea Bissau – Bissau – River Geba.
Guyana – Georgetown – River Demerara.

Honduras – Tegucigalpa – River Choluteca.
Hungary – Budapest – River Danube.

Iceland – Reykjavik – River Ellioaa.
India – Delhi – River Yamuna.
Indonesia – Jakarta – River Ciliwung.
Iran – Tehran – River Hableh Rood.
Iraq – Baghdad – River Tigris.
Isle of Man – Douglas – River Douglas.
Italy – Rome – River Tiber.

Jamaica – Kingston – The Hope River.
Japan – Tokyo – River Sumida.
Jordan – Amman – The Zarqa River.

Kazakhstan – Astana – River Ishim.
Kenya – Nairobi – River Nairobi.
Kyrgyzstan – Bishtek – River Chu.

Laos – Vientiane – River Mekong.
Latvia – Riga – River Daugava.
Lebanon – Beirut – The Beirut River.
Leichtenstein – Vaduz – River Rhine.
Lesotho – Maseru – River Mohokare.
Liberia – Monrovia – Located at the confluence of the River Mesurado and River Saint Paul.
Libya – Tripoli – River Abu Ali.
Lithuania – Vilnius – Located at the confluence of the River Neris and River Vilnia.
Luxembourg – Luxembourg City – Located at the confluence of the River Alzette and River Pretusse.

Macedonia – Skopje – River Vardar.
Madagascar – Antanarivo – River Ikoro.
Malawi – Lilongwe – River Lilongwe.
Malaysia – Kuala Lumpur – River Klamp.
Mali – Bamako – River Niger.
Malta – Valletta – The Marsa Creek.
Mauritius – Port Louis – Black River.
Mexico – Mexico City – River Coatzacoalcos.
Mongolia – Ulan Bator – River Tuul.
Moldova – Chisinau – River Bic.
Morocco – Rabat – River Bou Regreg.
Mozambique – Maputo – River Maputo.
Myanmar – Mandalay – Irriwady River.

Nepal – Kathmandu – River Bagmati.
Netherlands – Amsterdam – River Amstel.
New Zealand – Wellington – River Hutt.
Nicaragua – Managua – River San Juan.
Niger – Niamey – River Niger.
North Korea – Pyongyang – River Taedong.
Northern Ireland – Belfast – River Lagan.
Norway – Oslo – River Akerselva.

Pakistan – Islamabad – River Kurang.
Panama – Panama City – River Caloosahatchee.
Papua New Guinea – Port Moresby – The Brown River.
Paraguay – Asuncion – River Paraguay.
Peru – Lima – River Rimac.
Philippines – Manilla – Pasig River.
Poland – Warsaw – River Vistula.
Portugal – Lisbon – River Tejo.
Puerto Rico – San Juan – Located along the banks of the the Condado Lagoon and the San Juan Lagoon.

Republic of Ireland – Dublin – River Liffey.
Romania – Bucharest – River Dambovita.
Russian Federation – Moscow – River Moskva.
Rwanda – Kigali – River Ruganwa.

Saudi Arabia – Riyadh – Originally built on the banks of the Riyadh Wadi / Orchard Oasis, which has since dried up.
Serbia – Belgrade – River Danube.
Scotland – Edinburgh – Firth of Forth.
Sierra Leone – Freetown – Freetown River.
Singapore – Singapore – The Singapore River.
Slovakia – Bratislava – River Danube.
Slovenia – Ljubljana – River Ljublanica.
Spain – Madrid – River Manzanares.
Sri Lanka – Colombo – Located along the banks of the the Kalani River and the Beira Lake.
South Africa – Pretoria – The Apies River.
South Korea – Seoul – The Han River.
South Sudan – Juba – River White Nile.
Swaziland – Mbabane – The Mbabne River
Sweden – Stockholm – River Norrstrom.
Switzerland – Bern – River Aare.
Sudan – Khartoum – River Nile.
Suriname – Paramaribo – The Suriname River
Syria – Damascus – River Barada.

Taiwan – Taipei – River Danshui and River Xindian.
Tajikstan – Dushanbe – River Varzob.
Thailand – Bangkok – River Chao Phraya.
Tunisia – Tunis – Lake of Tunis.
Turkey – Ankara – River Ankara.
Turkmenistan – Ashgabat – Served by the Karakum Canal which is fed by the River Amu Darya.

Uganda – Kampala – Lake Victoria.
Ukraine – Kiev – River Dnieper.
Uruguay – Montivideo – River Plate.
United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi – Originally built along the banks of the Al Ain Oasis.
United Kingdom – London – River Thames
United States – Washington D.C – River Patomac.
Uzbekistan – Tashkent – River Chirchik.

Venezuela – Caracas – River Guaire.
Vietnam – Hanoi – The Red River.

Wales – Cardiff – River Taff and River Ely.

Zambia – Lusaka – River Chongwe.
Zimbabwe – Harare – River Limpopo and River Zambesi.

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