Team snake was originally formed to have only one purpose:To kill Itachi Uchiha. However, after sasuke discovers and unconvers the truth, the team new objective is to destroy konoha.
Team snake allies are akatsuki.
Reasons for member's decision to join team snake/hawk
- Karin-Karin is infatuated with and likes sasuke.
- Jugo-To get to know sasuke as kimimaro, who was his best friend, willingly gave his life up for sasuke.
- Suigetsu-To get the sword, samehada from kisame for himself, however in the recent issues he actually wants to collect the seven swords and reform the seven swordsmen of the hidden mist with him being as the leader of the group.
After sasuke discovers the truth about itachi, he decides to destroy konoha and allies with akatsuki to accomplish this goal. Team hawk was ordered to capture the eight-tailed beast although they failed at this mission.