Deidara, revealing that the self-detonation was caused by his clone, survives his battle and begins to search for his missing arm. Meanwhile, Zetsu and his new subordinate, Tobi, who wishes to join Akatsuki, search Sasori's remains for his ring. Deidara later finds the two searching for his own ring. The Konoha ninja begin to leave Sunagakure after their mission. The Konoha and Sand ninja pay their respects at Chiyo's grave, and Naruto and Gaara shake hands before departing. In Konoha, Danzo gives Sai instructions for his secret mission after joining Team Kakashi.