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Agafia’s story: The Siberian hermit who fled Stalin persecution (PROMO)

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WATCH THE FULL DOCUMENTARY SEPTEMBER 22 In 1978, in the remote Russian Republic of Khakassia, Siberia, a group of geologists discovered a family of the Old Believers, the Lykovs, who had fled to the wilderness to avoid religious persecution first from the Orthodox Church and then from the Soviets. Now RTD’s film crew goes deep into the taiga to meet the only remaining member of the family, Agafia. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Google+ http://plus.google.com/+RT RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios. RT is the first news channel to break the 1 billion YouTube views benchmark.