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Three People Injured of Stabbings in Jayapura (13 Apr 2009)
TEMPO Interactive - There people found stabbed on Monday (13/4) night in Waena, Jayapura, five days after a series of pre-election incidents in Papua Province which saw five people killed.

Bombs found in Papua: police (12 Apr 2009)
AFP - THREE improvised bombs were found on Sunday near a police post in Indonesia's restive Papua province where police and suspected separatists clashed earlier in the week, police said.

Papua Calm After Deadly Incidents (11 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Post - Papuans celebrated Good Friday peacefully, after a series of violent incidents in Abepura district, Jayapura, marred the previous day's polling.

Christians in Papua celebrate Good Friday after attack (10 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Post - Christians in eastern province of Papua gather at churches in Jayapura to celebrate Good Friday despite arson attack against Cendrawasih University and a bloody attack at a police station in Abepura, all in Jayapura, a day earlier.

Pre-Election Violence Hits Papua, 4 Killed (10 Apr 2009)
Jakarta Globe - Violence marred election day in Papua when police shot dead one person as hundreds attacked a police post and, in separate incidents, three transmigrants were killed by a group believed to be made up of Papuan natives.