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UK Prime Minister won't help baby Charlie Gard, forced off life support against parents' wishes

British Prime Minister Theresa May said she's confident the hospital that has been fighting in court to remove 11-month-old Charlie Gard from life support against his parents' wishes is taking into consideration his "well-being."

Chris Gard and Connie Yates, Charlie's parents, have been fighting in European courts for their right to bring him to the U.S. for experimental treatment for his rare muscle and brain disease. They raised over $1 million to do this, but English courts sided with the hospital, Great Ormond Street Hospital, which wants to remove him from life support.

Then, the European Court of Human Rights also sided with the hospital. Charlie was scheduled to die on Friday, June 30, but his parents have been granted more time with him. Media around the world have been covering the case. Pope Francis and President Trump have both expressed their solidarity with Charlie's parents. Trump said he'd be "delighted" to help save Charlie. A Vatican hospital offered to treat Charlie, but then said Great Ormond Street Hospital refused this offer.

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