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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Miliband: Ashya needs parents and best medical care

Labour leader Ed Miliband has called for Ashya King to be reunited with his parents and said the five-year-old cancer patient should receive "the best medical care".

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