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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King parents: We just want the best for Ashya

Ashya King's parents said they wanted the "best treatment" for their son as they were taken by police from the court in Velez-Malaga to a police car this evening.

Brett King could be seen saying: "We just want the best for Ashya." His wife Naghemeh can be heard saying that the couple want the "best treatment" for their son.

Both appeared to be handcuffed and police pushed them into the car.

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