Afghan students of Nangarhar University chant slogans during a protest against Israel’s recent offensive in Gaza-AP

Afghan students of Nangarhar University chant slogans during a protest against Israel’s recent offensive in Gaza-AP

Afghan students of Nangarhar University chant slogans during a protest against Israel’s recent offensive in Gaza-AP

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.