Half a million for Russian Wikipedia

Russian Wikipedia has just passed the milestone of 500 000 articles!

I have announced this in English Wikinews story: “Russian Wikipedia reaches half a million articles“.

P. S. Coverage in Wikimedia Blog: http://blog.wikimedia.org/2010/02/26/half-a-lemon-and-15000000/

update2: another major coverage: http://en.rian.ru/valdai_foreign_media/20100227/158029606.html