Ossora

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Ossora

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Karaginskii Raion, Koriak National Okrug, Kamchatka Oblast, RSFSR. It is situated on the eastern coast of the Kamchatka Peninsula, on the shores of Ossora Bay, Litke Strait (Bering Sea). There is a fish combine in the settlement.

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