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KPK Searches Four Places Related To Papua Graft Case (20 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Post - The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) searched four places Monday related to an ongoing investigation into a graft case at Supiori Regency in Papua in 2007.

Seven Held Over Attack on Police in Abepura (20 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Globe - Police in Papua Province have arrested seven people in connection with the attack on the Abepura Police station in the provincial capital of Jayapura on the eve of the April 9 legislative elections.

West Papua: Thousands rally for independence despite repression (18 Apr 2009)
Asia-pacific-action - AFP and other news agencies reported that thousands of people rallied across West Papua on April 3, 2009 to call for independence from Indonesia and a boycott of the April 9 elections amid a police crackdown on dissent.

Police Sent to Papua, Attacks Continue (17 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Globe - Following a fatal attack on a police convoy in Puncak Jaya district, Papua Province, the National Police dispatched 80 members of the elite Mobile Brigade to the troubled province on Wednesday, a police officer said on Thursday.

Papua to hold open dialogue on recent attacks (17 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Post [web site] - Papua administration is planning to open a dialogue involving every elements in the society to discuss and achieve common ground on the recent attacks and terrors in the province.