The beginning was on the fifteenth of October 2005 when this young agency was launched with a group of distinguished workers to find this same elite, which is qualified for this mission by virtue of its field experience, which may extend for more than 30 years in a field school that is very creative, which is the Iraqi News Agency , At a site to embrace the new baby.
After the American forces entered Baghdad in April 2003, the US military governor Paul Bremer dissolved the Iraqi News Agency (INA) .. the only official agency operating in Iraq since 1959 and the source of news for newspapers, television and radio stations, which led to the absence of any news agency in the Iraqi arena. Its news can be used to convey the events to the general public.
This new situation has prompted a number of workers in the dissolved Iraqi News Agency, especially those who are distinguished in the professionalism of journalistic work, to think of the importance of finding an effective alternative for a "conscious" to take its role in supplying newspapers, satellite channels, radio and other media sources, especially with the expansion of their spread.
The agency / NINA / fought its way in the arena of events with all abilities and became within a short period of its life an important source of news due to its impartiality, objectivity, accuracy in information and an integrated and distinct artistic formulation, which encouraged many international organizations to agree with it to support its news project and approve its news.
Seven months after its launch, NINA entered the field of encryption that it published, and access to the site became in return for a financial subscription to finance its work and to maintain its independent approach that it had set for itself since its inception.
In the desire of the agency to expand its services to its subscribers, on June 8, 2006, the agency launched its newsletter in English in addition to Arabic.
The agency joined the Asia-Pacific News Organization (AWANA) on the twenty-fifth of November 2010 during the meeting it held in Istanbul to occupy the seat that the Iraqi News Agency / INA / before its dissolution by the US occupation authority of Iraq to become / NINA / Member No. 44 of the organization.
"NINA" participated in the work of the "AWANA" conference, its fifteenth session, which was held in Moscow along with more than / 40 / news agencies from Asia and the Pacific.
It also participated in the International Conference of International News Agencies, which was held in Riyadh during the month of November 2013, among 77 Arab and foreign news agencies.
And within its future plans, NINA has put in place the expansion of opening more offices, especially in the Arab region and Asian countries, and NINA is associated with bilateral agreements with a number of news agencies to enhance the exchange of news and information and to be informed of developments in scientific progress in this regard.
Dozens of satellite channels, local radio stations, newspapers, media centers, foreign embassies, ministries and official institutions, in addition to political figures of various orientations, participate in the newsletter "NINA".
NINA has undertaken the task of covering political, security, economic, social, sports and artistic events since its inception and throughout the governorates of Iraq, as it has a network of correspondents using all advanced technical means to deliver the news, information and report to its subscribers with all honesty, honesty and professionalism. She recorded a distinguished scoop in various fields of events.
And over the period of / 3285 / days of the life of / Nina / the agency broadcast 443 thousand and 285 news, and during the period from 10/15/2013 to 10/15/2014 it broadcast a total of 70 thousand and 285 news, i.e. an average of 190 news per day, which is a number worth standing He has an achievement that she achieved with very little cadre, when compared to what she was doing / conscious / and with a cadre of more than 300 affiliates and 40 foreign offices in various countries of the world, whose news did not exceed 100 news per day.
NINA was able to be the first agency in Iraq and is dealt with officially by the state and its ministries, in addition to political movements and civil society organizations, as its news is officially taken from many Arab and foreign authorities.
Through her distinguished work, she managed to win the respect of everyone in extremely delicate and dangerous circumstances in Iraq, especially during the years 2006, 2007 and 2008, where the bloody conflict between ethnic, religious, sectarian, and political groups and external influence was most intense.
It contributed with all its effort and the experience of its editors to extinguishing the strife by keeping away from the excitement and the news that fuels sectarian differences, and worked in its directions so that stability prevails in Iraq and is free, united and independent.