Niko Peleshi

Albanian politician

Niko Aleks Peleshi (born 11 November 1970) is an Albanian politician who is currently serving as the Minister of Defence since the 31st of December in 2020. He previously has served as the Deputy Prime Minister of Albania in September 2013.[1][2] He was Prefect of Korçë from 2004[3] to 2005 and Mayor of Korçë[4] from 2007 to 2012. Since 2012 he has been a member of the Presidency of the Socialist Party. He's been an official deputy since 2019.[5]


  1. "Shqipëria me Qeveri të re". Retrieved 2023-08-31.
  2. "Niko Peleshi jep dorëheqjen". Retrieved 2023-08-31.
  3. "Albanian premier appoints new deputy ministers". Korrieri. 25 October 2004.
  4. "Korçë: Bashkia e parë, që me hua tregtare, financon projektet e infrastrukturës". TRT Shqip. Turkish Radio and Television Corporation. 16 September 2010. Archived from the original on 29 September 2013. Retrieved 31 August 2023.
  5. "Albania's PM makes Cabinet reshuffle after student protest | Miami Herald". 2018-12-28. Archived from the original on 2018-12-28. Retrieved 2023-08-31.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)