Socialist Party of Albania

Albanian political party

The Socialist Party of Albania (Albanian: Partia Socialiste e Shqipërisë ; PS or PSSh) is a social-democratic[1] political party in Albania. It was founded in June 1991 inspired by the ideas of Enver Hoxha.

The party became popular after it gained power following the 2013 parliamentary election.[2] The current Prime Minister Edi Rama is a member of the party.


  1. Hans Slomp (2011). Europe, a Political Profile: An American Companion to European Politics. ABC-CLIO. p. 605. ISBN 978-0-313-39181-1.
  2. "Kuvendi Shqiperise". Retrieved 14 May 2015.