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 parents could be reunited with son in Malaga

The parents of five-year-old brain tumour patient Ashya King could be reunited with their son in a Malaga hospital after it was revealed that Spain's state prosecutor will request the couple's release on bail.

The prosecutor's request will have to approved by the judge, although usually in such cases in Spain the state prosecutor's opinion is upheld. The judge is due to make a decision on whether to release the parents on Wednesday.

The prosecutor will also recommend that the parents check in with police on a weekly basis while their UK extradition order is in play.

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