Malta Police have launched a massive manhunt after an horrific stabbing in Bugibba.
They said they are treating the attack as attempted murder.
They are looking for a Serbian man in connection with the case.
The victim, a 58-year-old man from Macedonia, is said to be fighting for his life in hospital.
He was rushed to Mater Dei after staggering into the Mosta health centre covered in blood.
Police said the attack happened at around 9pm on Monday night on Pioneer Road in Bugibba.
Officers have been searching Bugibba, Qawra and St Paul’s Bay for the alleged attacker.