CROWN HEIGHTS - The family of a young soldier tearfully reacted to President Obama?s decision to send more troops to Iraq Monday.

Kevin Hill, 23, was killed in October while serving in Afghanistan. His aunt, Sophia McCarthy, says Obama?s plan to increase troops overseas will only cause more heartache and suffering for soldiers? families.

Obama is scheduled to announce his withdrawal plan for Afghanistan Tuesday night. McCarthy says she will be writing to the president asking him to stop sending over troops.