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Kursk Oblast is in the west of Russia. It is home to medieval burial mounds, ancient settlements, estates, the Korennaya Pustyn Monastery and the world's largest iron ore basin, the Kursk Magnetic Anomaly where your compass will be of no use. A late Paleolithic human camp and the Kurgan stelae—Kursk Oblast has many things to see.More about the region