Kisame and Killer Bee begin the battle. At this time, the Fourth Raikage takes over the Shinobi Alliance before he and the rest of the Kage return to their villages to prepare for the upcoming battles. Ao also continues his pursuit of Danzo, but becomes trapped and his body is taken over by Fuu Yamanaka’s consciousness. Meanwhile, Sakura and her comrades find Naruto in the Land of Iron. She is not about to tell him that their friends in the Village of the Hidden Leaf have decided to kill Sasuke. Instead, Sakura tells Naruto that she no longer has feelings for Sasuke and that she now loves him. Naruto accuses her of lying to herself.