Japan has collapsed, because the virus has merged with a bacterium so it can spread much faster. The new bacterium called PCB are released from the laboratory and spread fast all across Japan. The combination of Raja and PCB destroy all oil based products like colours, plastic and gasoline. So Japan is thrown back in to the past, the dark ages.
Meanwhile Juna still is in New York with Teresa at a meeting with the S.E.E.D. directors. They inform Juna about the facts, but Juna soon sees that they don't plan to help Japan. So Juna storms out angry. Ashuna responds to Juna's cry for help.