Earthquakes jolt Mentawai, Manokwari (6 Jan 2009) - Earthquakes measuring 5.5 and 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Mentawai of West Sumatra and Manokwari of West Papua on Monday and Tuesday, respectively, the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency (BMG) reported Tuesday.

Earthquakes Lay Waste To Manokwari, Kill Four (5 Jan 2009)
The Jakarta Post - A series of powerful earthquakes rocked Manokwari, the capital of West Papua, on Sunday, killing four people, injuring dozens and destroying hundreds of buildings.

Quake displaces 14,000 people in Papua, Indonesia (5 Jan 2009)
BBC Monitoring Newsfile - The powerful quakes in Papua in easternmost of Indonesia on Sunday have led over 14,000 people taking shelters in tents, destroyed hundreds of buildings, killed one person and injured dozens others, local disaster management agency said on Monday.

Indonesia: Earthquake West Papua Province OCHA Field Situation Report No. 2 (5 Jan 2009)

Human Rights Report 5 January 2008 (5 Jan 2009)
Human Rights Report 5 January 2008 - West Papua: The Police shooting season over the New Year period makes major concern for upcoming Indonesian General Election