Russia, Brazil, Kazakhstan and Nigeria are among the states which have recently moved their capital cities. This short video from The Economist explores some of the reasons a country might decide to try a different capital.
In the past century eight countries have changed their capital city pic.twitter.com/rFt9AGzom6
— The Economist (@TheEconomist) January 26, 2017
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After years of seeming to be on the cusp of transformation, has Brazil's moment gone? Former ambassador Melvyn Levitsky believes the nation's prospects are looking less promising.Watch nowIs Brazil's future Utopia now a thing of the past?
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