The Regia Marina [ˈrɛdʒa maˈrina] (Royal Navy) dates from the proclamation of the Kingdom of Italy (Regno d'Italia) in 1861 after Italian unification (the Risorgimento). In 1946, with the birth of the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), the Regia Marina changed its name to Marina Militare (Military Navy), as it was now the navy of the Italian Republic.
Albanian Naval Force, is the naval branch of the Albanian military. The vessels of the Albanian Navy Force are mostly patrol craft and support craft, most of which were donated by Italy and the United States. Most former Soviet or Chinese boats have been retired from service.