People's Socialist Republic of Albania
The People's Socialist Republic of Albania (Albanian: Republika Popullore Socialiste e Shqipërisë) was the official name of Albania from 1976 until 1991. From 1946–1976 it was known as th...
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Pali Miska
Pali Miska was an Albanian politician. He served as Chairman of the Assembly of the Republic of Albania from 22 November, 1982 - 19 February, 1987.
Omer Nishani
Doctor Omer Nishani (5 February 1887 – 26 May 1954) was an Albanian political figure involved first in the struggle against Ahmet Zogu (known after 1928 as King Zog) in the 1920s and 1930s, and then i...
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Ramiz Alia
 Ramiz Tafë Alia  (18 October 1925 – 7 October 2011) was the second and last Communist leader of Albania from 1985 to 1991, and the country's head of state from 1982 to 1992. He had been des...
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), French/Spanish/Portuguese acronym ONUDI, is a specialized agency in the United Nations system, headquartered in Vienna, Austria. The Org...
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Anti-Revisionism
In the communist lexicon, anti-revisionism is opposition to attempts to revise, modify or abandon the fundamentals of revolutionary theory and practice. In this view, reformism within communism is rej...
Porto Palermo Tunnel
Porto Palermo Tunnel (Albanian: Tuneli i Porto Palermos) is claimed to be a submarine bunker built in the Socialist People's Republic of Albania during the rule of dictator Enver Hoxha. It is situ...
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Branko Kadia, Jordan Misja and Perlat Rexhepi
On 22 June 1942, the Albanian student trio of Branko Kadija, Jordan Misja and Perlat Rexhepi, who stayed in Misja's house at Firaj Street in Shkodër (at the time part of the fascist Italian protectora...
Rita Marko
Rita Marko (born February 17, 1920) was an Albanian political figure who served in a number of positions in Albania during its socialist period.
Marko was born in Korça as the son of Orthodox Mace...
Massacre of 1951 in Albania
The Massacre of 1951 in Albania was the killing without trial of 22 intellectuals in the Socialist People's Republic of Albania on 26 February 1951, as ordered by Enver Hoxha, accused of bombing the S...
Manush Myftiu
Manush Myftiu (January 16, 1919 – October 20, 1997) was an Albanian politician during the country's socialist period..
Myftiu was born in Vlora to a family of Muslim landowners. In 1939 he g...
Adil Çarçani
Adil Çarçani (May 15, 1922 – October 13, 1997) was an Albanian politician in the Communist regime led by Enver Hoxha. He served as the titular head of the Albanian government in the years immediately ...
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Kostandin Boshnjaku
Kostandin Boshnjaku (1888–1953) was an Albanian banker, and politician. He was one of the earliest Albanian communists.
Kostandin Boshnjaku was born in Stegopull, Lunxhëri region, Ottoman Albania,...
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Nexhmije Hoxha
Nexhmije Hoxha ([nɛdʒmijɛ ˈhɔdʒa]; born February 7, 1921) is the widow of Albanian communist leader Enver Hoxha.
Hoxha was born Nexhmije Xhuglini in Bitolj, Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes (...
Baba Faja Martaneshi
Baba Faja Martaneshi (1910 - 18 March 1947) was an Albanian Bektashi baba (Sufi) and a resistance leader during the National Liberation War of the Albanian People.
Baba Faja was born Mustafa Xhani...
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Politburo of the Party of Labour of Albania
The Politburo was the leading organ of the Party of Labour of Albania. The following is the composition of the Politburo that would be formed after every Congress of the Party. The politburo for the 1...
Agitation and Propaganda against the State
Constitution 55 or Agitation and Propaganda against the State (Albanian: Agjitacion dhe Propagandë kundër shtetit) was a criminal offence in Communist Albania. This law was used from 1945 until 19...
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New Albanian Party of Labour
The New Albanian Party of Labour (Albanian: Partia e Re e Punës së Shqipërisë) was a communist party in Albania. It was legalized in 1998, as the third communist party to obtain legal recognition ...
Medar Shtylla
Medar Shtylla (February 28, 1907 in Korça – December 20, 1963 in Tirana) was an Albanian politician and one of the main organizators of the Albania Liberation Movement during World War II. He served a...
Fall of communism in Albania
The fall of communism in Albania, the last such event in Europe outside the USSR, started in December 1990 with student demonstrations. March 1991 elections left the formerly communist Party of Labour...
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Koçi Xoxe
Koçi Xoxe (pronounced [ˈkɔtʃi ˈdzɔdzɛ]; May 1, 1911 – June 11, 1949) was the Defence and Interior Minister of Albania for some time under Enver Hoxha.
Xoxe was born in 1917 in Negovan, Greec...
Forced labour camps in Communist Albania
Communist Albania maintained labour camps (Albanian: Kampe pune) throughout the territories it controlled. The first Albanian Communist labour camps were greatly expanded around Tirana (although s...
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Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations
The Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations of 1961 is an international treaty that defines a framework for diplomatic relations between independent countries. It specifies the privileges of a diplo...
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Qemal Stafa
Qemal Stafa (20 March 1920 in Elbasan - 5 May 1942 in Tirana) was a founding member of the Albanian Communist Party, and the leader of its youth section.
Qemal Stafa studied in Shkoder and then at...
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