Six years and six months p
rior to g
tart (PGS): Naruto returns to Konoha with Jiraiya.
Six years, five months, and three weeks PGS: Gaara is kidnapped by Deidara and Sasori. Team Kakashi and Team Gai come to the aid of Suna, and manage to retrieve Gaara before Shukaku can be removed. Sasori and Deidara both escape.
Six years, five months PGS: Naruto and Sakura gain a new team member from the group ROOT, a boy named Sai. They also gain a captain, Yamato. They are sent on a mission to sneak into Orochimaru's base. Naruto ends up going four-tailed Kyuubi in anger and must be restrained by Yamato. Orochimaru gets away.
Six years, three months, and two weeks PGS: The new Team 7 makes an attempt to rescue Uchiha Sasuke from another of Orochimaru's bases. The mission ends in a failure.
Six years, three months PGS: Nibi, the two-tailed cat, is captured by Akatsuki.
Six years, two months PGS: Chiriku is killed by Hidan and Kakuzu. Sarutobi Asuma, Kamizuki Izumo, and Hagane Kotetsu are sent to investigate the death.
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Sabaku no GaaraAIM:
Problems in Suna.
-Konoha citizen conflicts