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's parents arrested by Spanish police

The parents of five-year-old Ashya King have been arrested by Spanish police and taken to a police station, Hampshire Constabulary have announced.

Speaking to reporters, Assistant Chief Constable Chris Shead said: " The parents have been arrested, they've been taken to a police station, there are no winners in this situation."

"I've said all along that this must be a terribly distressing time for Ashya's family and I stand by that now," he added.

ITV News Correspondent Sejal Karia has been following developments.

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