P207 ORACLE 207 Fri31 Dec ITN 0030:01   ANDROPOV 'WOULD  'FLCOME USA SUMMIT' Soviet leader Yuri Andropov says he would welcome a summit meeting with President Reagan if the proper preparations were made. "In any case, we stand for improving Soviet-American relations," he said. His comments were made to an American columnist in his first interview with a foreign journalist since taking office on November 12. Mr Andropov said the Soviet leadership always believed summit-level contacts to be very effectiveN But the State Department in Washington said there were no plans for a summit.