Ashya King to start proton therapy treatment plan in Prague

Five-year-old Ashya King is set to start a proton therapy treatment plan in the Czech Republic to help him beat brain cancer.

In a statement, the centre said the five-year-old had been fitted with a special treatment mask as well as undergoing a series of tests.

Brett and Naghmeh King removed Ashya from Southampton General Hospital on August 28 against doctors' advice, following a disagreement over his treatment.

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Ashya King has 'urgent health requirements'

Police said five-year-old Ashya King requires urgent medical attention and should be taken to a medical facility as soon as he is located.

Detective Superintendent Dick Pearson, of the Hampshire Major Investigation Team, said:

He needs to be taken to a medical facility for his urgent health requirements as soon as he is located.

We have also launched a social media appeal and would urge everyone to share this appeal, particularly if you have friends and relatives in France and bordering countries.

– Detective Superintendent Dick Pearson,

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