- Tyne Tees
A teenager from Middlesbrough who was left for dead after being stabbed in Turkey has spoken of his gratitude to the surgeon who saved his life.
Dwayne Ward was attacked while holidaying with his family last week.
He and his mother spoke exclusively to ITV's Daybreak programme.
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"