- Tyne Tees
A teenager from Middlesbrough who was stabbed 19 times while on holiday in Turkey has spoken of his gratitude to the surgeon who saved his life.
Dwayne Ward was attacked by locals after he kissed a girl in a bar.
He and his mother spoke exclusively to ITV's Daybreak programme this morning:
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"