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NHS to fund Ashya King's treatment in Czech Republic

The NHS is to pay for five-year-old brain tumour patient Ashya King's proton beam therapy treatment in the Czech Republic.

His parents Brett and Naghemeh King sparked an international police hunt after they took their son out of Southampton General Hospital and travelled to Prague for the treatment which was not available for him on the NHS.

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Grandmother: 'Backtracking too late for Ashya'

The grandmother of Ashya King says the "backtracking" of authorities has come "too late" for her family as the five-year-old battles a brain tumour.

Speaking before news of the parents' planned release from a Spanish prison, Patricia King told ITV News she just wanted her family home.

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