Syrian President Assad's government forces fired into sky in celebration of their impending victory against rebels in Aleppo.
Partying on the government side of the divided city lasted into the night with the final rebel-held districts left on the brink of collapse.
A Reuters reporter said bullets were coming down "like rainfall" as fighters shot into the air in triumph.
Tens of thousands of civilians desperate to leave Aleppo were left stranded for 48 hours over the weekend after a ceasefire deal broke down.
Dubbed the People's Convoy, aid workers intend to take medical supplies to a new children's hospital in Syria.
Watch all of ITV News correspondent Dan Rivers' reports on the end of the battle for Eastern Aleppo and the evacuation from the city.