The family of a teenager from Middlesbrough who was attacked on holiday in Turkey has told Tyne Tees he could be home next week.
Dwayne Ward was stabbed, stripped and robbed in the resort of Marmaris.
Dwayne's mother and brother are in Turkey with him. His brother has told Tyne Tees he is getting stronger every day.
The victim of a stabbing attack in Turkey has branded his attackers "disgusting", saying he owes his life to the "best surgeon in Turkey".
Doctors in Turkey say they are amazed by the recovery of Middlesbrough teenager Dwayne Ward. He was stabbed, stripped and left for dead.
The brother of a Middlesbrough teenager who was horrifically attacked while on holiday in Turkey says his condition has "greatly improved"